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The Oakdale Leader
Caltrans Sees Statewide Litter Pickup Day Successand threaten human health; harmful chemicals and biohazards cause a serious thr
Caltrans Sees Statewide Litter Pickup Day Success
The Oakdale Leader / Posted yesterday
and threaten human health; harmful chemicals and biohazards cause a serious threat to human health; litter clogs roadway drainage systems and can lead to wet-weather highway flooding, congestion, and accidents. Litter aids in the spread of... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Water Works switches on nitrate removal systemsays Iowa's voluntarily farm program designed to help contain fertilizer runoff
Water Works switches on nitrate removal system
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
says Iowa's voluntarily farm program designed to help contain fertilizer runoff is not working. Water Works has sued several upstream county agriculture drainage systems seeking federal regulation of the runoff through Clean Water Ac... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Des Moines Water works switches on nitrate removal systemsays Iowa's voluntarily farm program designed to help contain fertilizer runoff
Des Moines Water works switches on nitrate removal system
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted yesterday
says Iowa's voluntarily farm program designed to help contain fertilizer runoff is not working. Water Works has sued several upstream county agriculture drainage systems seeking federal regulation of the runoff through Clean Water Ac... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Des Moines Water works switches on nitrate removal systemdesigned to help contain fertilizer runoff is not working. Water Works has sue
Des Moines Water works switches on nitrate removal system
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
designed to help contain fertilizer runoff is not working. Water Works has sued several upstream county agriculture drainage systems seeking federal regulation of the runoff through Clean Water Act permits. Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Des Moines Water works switches on nitrate removal systemdesigned to help contain fertilizer runoff is not working. Water Works has sue
Des Moines Water works switches on nitrate removal system
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
designed to help contain fertilizer runoff is not working. Water Works has sued several upstream county agriculture drainage systems seeking federal regulation of the runoff through Clean Water Act permits. Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Biloxi leaders express concern over possible river floodingand our Public Works crews did an excellent job and are continuing to do so,” G
Biloxi leaders express concern over possible river flooding
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
and our Public Works crews did an excellent job and are continuing to do so,” Gilich said. “Right now, as water has receded from our major roadways, we are clearing storm drains of any debris that might be compromising our drain... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Many Abattoirs Are Dirty, Says CAGcent of the visited slaughter facilities with limited services including hand a
Many Abattoirs Are Dirty, Says CAG
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
cent of the visited slaughter facilities with limited services including hand and food washing facilities, poor sewage and drainage systems, slaughter floor with sufficient rail hangers and hooks as well as inadequate water supply. "There is poor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Campaign Educates Learners On Earthquakesarea of Stilfontein is immensely built under a dolomitic rock and as a result,
Campaign Educates Learners On Earthquakes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
area of Stilfontein is immensely built under a dolomitic rock and as a result, we must replace leaking taps and drainage systems to prevent dolomite from getting water as it will cause sink holes," said Selebogo Molusiwa from the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Traders At Isiolo Open Air Market Decry Poor Conditionspaying taxes claiming the market was a health hazard. Isiolo market chairman J
Traders At Isiolo Open Air Market Decry Poor Conditions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
paying taxes claiming the market was a health hazard. Isiolo market chairman James Gitonga said the market lacked proper drainage systems and stagnant water flows during rainy seasons affecting their businesses. He also blamed the county... Read more
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Grainnet.com
University of Illinois Researcher Shows Bioreactors Are Ready For Farm Usagesulfide gas. Likewise, in high-flow periods, water may move through too quickl
University of Illinois Researcher Shows Bioreactors Are Ready For Farm Usage
Grainnet.com / Posted 4 days ago
sulfide gas. Likewise, in high-flow periods, water may move through too quickly for efficient nitrogen removal. “Tile drainage systems never flow at a consistent rate,” Christianson explains. “Bioreactors have to be designed strategically to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Bioreactors ready for the big timesulfide gas. Likewise, in high-flow periods, water may move through too quickly
Bioreactors ready for the big time
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
sulfide gas. Likewise, in high-flow periods, water may move through too quickly for efficient nitrogen removal. "Tile drainage systems never flow at a consistent rate," Christianson explains. "Bioreactors have to be designed strategically to... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Emerson seeks to ease floodingnear Pershing Street and Vivian Avenue "much more complicated" because it is ri
Emerson seeks to ease flooding
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
near Pershing Street and Vivian Avenue "much more complicated" because it is right along the border with Westwood and the drainage systems for the two boroughs connect in this area. He said his firm believes replacing an existing 24 inch pipe... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
$100k plan to keep floodwaters from PenrithNorthern Road in the east, Jamison Road in the south and Mulgoa Road in the wes
$100k plan to keep floodwaters from Penrith
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Northern Road in the east, Jamison Road in the south and Mulgoa Road in the west. The study area includes pits and pipes drainage systems, including Corporation Drain, Showground Channel and Racecourse Channel. “The plan is the first for Penrith... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tory housing plans mauled as ministers lose 11 votes on just one lawhousing even if they build fewer than 10 homes. Lastly they voted 253 to 188,
Tory housing plans mauled as ministers lose 11 votes on just one law
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
housing even if they build fewer than 10 homes. Lastly they voted 253 to 188, majority 65, to launch new sustainable drainage systems to reduce flooding. Peers had already won more than a dozen votes and U-turns to water down the... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Public Works Trying to Keep Bismarck Flood-FreeSmith Reports. The April showers have arrived in Bismarck. And the city's pub
Public Works Trying to Keep Bismarck Flood-Free
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 days ago
Smith Reports. The April showers have arrived in Bismarck. And the city's public work's department is testing Bismarck's drainage systems, making sure they are good to go for spring. Something new to the system are 12 new man hole covers. "What... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury's 'spring cleaning' well underwayprogram. The program involved removing ice build-up in larger ditches to allow
Sudbury's 'spring cleaning' well underway
The Sudbury Star / Posted 5 days ago
program. The program involved removing ice build-up in larger ditches to allow for water to flow from our roadways into our drainage systems and ultimately, creeks, rivers and lakes. As milder weather arrives, city crews focus on opening up catch... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Forcing mud-tank issuea long way to go. ‘‘We have to publicly admit that we didn't do the maintenanc
Forcing mud-tank issue
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
a long way to go. ‘‘We have to publicly admit that we didn't do the maintenance, that we haven't got big enough pumps and drainage systems organised to deal with those sorts of events, and we should have, because it [the flood] wasn't that big an... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Nothing neutral about the fight over the rebuilding of Napoleon Avenue medianground to be flat or even concave. That’s because a crown can rapidly dump wate
Nothing neutral about the fight over the rebuilding of Napoleon Avenue median
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
ground to be flat or even concave. That’s because a crown can rapidly dump water into adjacent streets, adding stress on drainage systems. The other options can slow it down by storing it for short periods and letting some of it seep into the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Easing Communication Barrier Through Road Infrastructurematerials for quality supervision. So far the contractor accomplished the const
Easing Communication Barrier Through Road Infrastructure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
materials for quality supervision. So far the contractor accomplished the construction of 4 major bridges and their drainage systems. The Dembya woreda Administrator Abdurahman Mohamed on his part said that the woreda administration support... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Grass Clipping Clean Upcan eventually lead to a depletion in oxygen which can kill fish," Begley said.
Grass Clipping Clean Up
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
can eventually lead to a depletion in oxygen which can kill fish," Begley said. Also, this debris can make its way into drainage systems and clog them up. "They eventually make their way into the storm drain system which can cause a blockage... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Grass Clipping Clean Upcan eventually lead to a depletion in oxygen which can kill fish," Begley said.
Grass Clipping Clean Up
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
can eventually lead to a depletion in oxygen which can kill fish," Begley said. Also, this debris can make its way into drainage systems and clog them up. "They eventually make their way into the storm drain system which can cause a blockage... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Grass Clipping Clean Upcan eventually lead to a depletion in oxygen which can kill fish," Begley said.
Grass Clipping Clean Up
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
can eventually lead to a depletion in oxygen which can kill fish," Begley said. Also, this debris can make its way into drainage systems and clog them up. "They eventually make their way into the storm drain system which can cause a blockage... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Grass Clipping Clean Upcan eventually lead to a depletion in oxygen which can kill fish," Begley said.
Grass Clipping Clean Up
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 5 days ago
can eventually lead to a depletion in oxygen which can kill fish," Begley said. Also, this debris can make its way into drainage systems and clog them up. "They eventually make their way into the storm drain system which can cause a blockage... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Businessbefore Construction works on, along or beside Esteros, Canals and Waterways and
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 8 days ago
before Construction works on, along or beside Esteros, Canals and Waterways and Similar Passageways of Water, as well as Drainage Systems in Bacolod City, in order to Minimize Flooding.� It was authored by Councilor Wilson Gamboa Jr. SP approval... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Other states should also ban polystyrene food containersmaterial made from petroleum-based compounds pollutes waterways, which indirect
Other states should also ban polystyrene food containers
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 8 days ago
material made from petroleum-based compounds pollutes waterways, which indirectly contributes to flash flood when drainage systems are blocked with plastic wastes. Yasmin also noted that besides the impact on the environment, there are... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Buffer Law aimed at pollution"vegetated land adjacent to a stream, river, lake or wetland." The new buffer
Buffer Law aimed at pollution
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
"vegetated land adjacent to a stream, river, lake or wetland." The new buffer law sets guidelines for public ditches and drainage systems - those maintained by the county - while private ditches, which are maintained through a private process,... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Selsey set for ground breaking Sea Defence Conferencenow.” She suggested planning processes should change to stop building on flood
Selsey set for ground breaking Sea Defence Conference
Chichester Observer / Posted 9 days ago
now.” She suggested planning processes should change to stop building on flood plains, unless properties and associated drainage systems were specifically designed for floods. “I also believe it is good practice to plant trees,” she added. “I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Outlines New Measures to Safeguard Key Public InfrastructureCity of Kigali mayor, said road constructors have in many instances damaged pub
Govt Outlines New Measures to Safeguard Key Public Infrastructure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
City of Kigali mayor, said road constructors have in many instances damaged public infrastructure, including water pipes, drainage systems and electricity lines, affecting service delivery. More than 70 per cent of the city's 2015/16 financial... Read more
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The Advocate
The Lens: Napoleon Ave. neutral ground plan called 'outrageous,' 'stupid' by some leadersground to be flat or even concave. That’s because a crown can rapidly dump wate
The Lens: Napoleon Ave. neutral ground plan called 'outrageous,' 'stupid' by some leaders
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
ground to be flat or even concave. That’s because a crown can rapidly dump water into adjacent streets, adding stress on drainage systems. The other options can slow it down by storing it for short periods and letting some of it seep into the... Read more
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The Advocate
The Lens: Napoleon Ave. neutral ground plan called 'outrageous,' 'stupid' by some leadersground to be flat or even concave. That’s because a crown can rapidly dump wate
The Lens: Napoleon Ave. neutral ground plan called 'outrageous,' 'stupid' by some leaders
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
ground to be flat or even concave. That’s because a crown can rapidly dump water into adjacent streets, adding stress on drainage systems. The other options can slow it down by storing it for short periods and letting some of it seep into the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Traders in Business Boom As Devolution Meeting Startswho visit the banks. He called on delegates to discuss and find solutions to i
Traders in Business Boom As Devolution Meeting Starts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
who visit the banks. He called on delegates to discuss and find solutions to issues affecting counties like lack of proper drainage systems. "When it rains the whole of Makutano area looks like a river. The same issue has of lately affected... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
The Marietta Times / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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New Kerala
IIT Delhi to conduct 12th edition of Open House - newkerala.com #51791Gas cylinder cap remover, environment friendly bio-fertiliser, diagram books fo
IIT Delhi to conduct 12th edition of Open House - newkerala.com #51791
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Gas cylinder cap remover, environment friendly bio-fertiliser, diagram books for blind students, a system of better drainage systems in Delhi and so on. "The idea of IIT Open House is to identify projects where a new product or technology... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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The Times Leader
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
The Times Leader / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
WGEM Quincy / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawlto be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved p
Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 10 days ago
to be this way," he said. Among Houston's recent efforts is a voter-approved program aimed at rebuilding its streets and drainage systems to better cope with floods. The city says it has collected and spent more than $1 billion since 2012,... Read more
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