Are landowners liable for flooding their neighbors with storm sewer runoff under the road?

Full Question:

Are landowners liable for flooding their neighbors with storm sewer runoff under the road?
04/20/2017   |   Category: Real Property   |   State: Iowa   |   #35966

Answer:

It would depend on what the property owner did, if anything, that caused the flooding.  If nothing then there would not be liability.