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The Welwyn & Hatfield Times
Flooding leads to busy night for Hertfordshire’s Fire and Rescue Servicealso called to 165 reports of flooding on the county’s roads and pavements as t
Flooding leads to busy night for Hertfordshire’s Fire and Rescue Service
The Welwyn & Hatfield Times / Posted 5 hours ago
also called to 165 reports of flooding on the county’s roads and pavements as the sheer amount of water falling overwhelmed drainage systems. Twenty-nine of these had to be dealt with as emergencies with the county council’s highways contractor... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Travel chaos as flooding causes severe disruptions to rail services in the regionsaid he apologised for the delays. He said: “Unfortunately the flash flooding a
Travel chaos as flooding causes severe disruptions to rail services in the region
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 13 hours ago
said he apologised for the delays. He said: “Unfortunately the flash flooding and sheer amount of rain has overwhelmed the drainage systems and water levels rose above the rails which meant it was unsafe to run trains.” The first train of the day... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Travel chaos as flooding causes severe disruptions to rail services in the regionsaid he apologised for the delays. He said: “Unfortunately the flash flooding a
Travel chaos as flooding causes severe disruptions to rail services in the region
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 14 hours ago
said he apologised for the delays. He said: “Unfortunately the flash flooding and sheer amount of rain has overwhelmed the drainage systems and water levels rose above the rails which meant it was unsafe to run trains.” The first train of the day... Read more
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NBC Washington
Metro Station Flooding Issues to Be Fixed: DC CouncilmemberMacomb streets. Cheh said that process will take about nine months. DDOT will
Metro Station Flooding Issues to Be Fixed: DC Councilmember
NBC Washington / Posted 20 hours ago
Macomb streets. Cheh said that process will take about nine months. DDOT will then reduce street flooding by upgrading the drainage systems, rebuilding drainage structure and improving stormwater retention, Cheh said. The project will also include... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Flooding continues to cause delays on road and rail network into the evening across Suffolk and Essexrepair damage and prevent further flooding. “Unfortunately the flash flooding
Flooding continues to cause delays on road and rail network into the evening across Suffolk and Essex
Ipswich Star / Posted yesterday
repair damage and prevent further flooding. “Unfortunately the flash flooding and sheer amount of rain has overwhelmed the drainage systems and water levels rose above the rails which meant it was unsafe to run trains. “Lines have now reopened but... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Strawberry prices impacted due to rain damagethrown away between 40 and 50 per cent of our crop, but it's not only that, we'
Strawberry prices impacted due to rain damage
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
thrown away between 40 and 50 per cent of our crop, but it's not only that, we've had significant damage to our drainage systems, to our roads. "We'd repaired them once, now we're out there again and we've got to wait until the ground... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Citizens delaying managed repair program rollout until 2017the damage. Too often, the company says, repair companies are notifying insure
Citizens delaying managed repair program rollout until 2017
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
the damage. Too often, the company says, repair companies are notifying insurers of claims only after replacing entire drainage systems, floors and even full kitchens The same revisions have been approved by state regulators for 19 private... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Stock exchange warns Advanced Drainage Systems over late filing The New York Stock Exchange is warning Advanced Drainage Systems of a violati
Stock exchange warns Advanced Drainage Systems over late filing
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
The New York Stock Exchange is warning Advanced Drainage Systems of a violation of rules for not filing its annual report on time. The Hilliard-based manufacturer expected this notice,... Read more
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Business Wire
Drainage Systems Asia Summit 2016 - Singapore - August 24th & 25th, 2016Asia Pacific's Premier Summit in Drainage Systems Returns to Singapore. Climat
Drainage Systems Asia Summit 2016 - Singapore - August 24th & 25th, 2016
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Asia Pacific's Premier Summit in Drainage Systems Returns to Singapore. Climate change and urbanisation are putting a lot of pressures and requirements to improve city drainage infrastructure due to their limited capacity and flexibility to adapt to... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Disaster preparedness should be top priority reminds Lobregatsaid. He also called on the constituents especially those residing in the so-c
Disaster preparedness should be top priority reminds Lobregat
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
said. He also called on the constituents especially those residing in the so-called urban core to impose discipline and not to throw garbage in the drainage systems of the city which contributes to clogging and flooding. (DEXTER YAP) Add... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Manage mosquitoes while enjoying the great outdoorsin your landscape. Improve drainage by amending the soil with organic matter. I
Manage mosquitoes while enjoying the great outdoors
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
in your landscape. Improve drainage by amending the soil with organic matter. Install French drains, drain tiles and other drainage systems if needed. Or turn it into a water feature. Consult your municipality first for any relevant guidelines and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Floods strike city, more rains to comeprojects such as one for Khlong Prem Prachakorn and Bung Nong Bon to help solve
Floods strike city, more rains to come
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
projects such as one for Khlong Prem Prachakorn and Bung Nong Bon to help solve flooding, although these projects and other drainage systems require huge budgets, the governor said. MR Sukhumbhand said the city's persistent flood problem is... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Manage mosquitoes while enjoying the great outdoorsin your landscape. Improve drainage by amending the soil with organic matter. I
Manage mosquitoes while enjoying the great outdoors
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
in your landscape. Improve drainage by amending the soil with organic matter. Install French drains, drain tiles and other drainage systems if needed. Or turn it into a water feature. Consult your municipality first for any relevant guidelines and... Read more
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The Press and Journal
Lower Swatara moves forward on $3.1 million bridge, drainage improvementsPennvest, the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority, for four projec
Lower Swatara moves forward on $3.1 million bridge, drainage improvements
The Press and Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Pennvest, the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority, for four projects that will stabilize roads with aging drainage systems. “Pennvest is starting to fund storm water (improvements),” said Erin Letavic, the township’s engineer. “I... Read more
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birminghammail
Calls for new tax to put a halt to Birmingham floodsadded: “As part of the newly enacted Housing and Planning Act 2016, the governm
Calls for new tax to put a halt to Birmingham floods
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
added: “As part of the newly enacted Housing and Planning Act 2016, the government kicked the idea of sustainable drainage systems into the long grass of a parliamentary inquiry. River Rea turned into raging torrent “Such schemes help to... Read more
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Spalding Today
Low Fulney homes flooded as storm turns road into a riverspokesman for South Holland District Council said: “The flooding was caused by
Low Fulney homes flooded as storm turns road into a river
Spalding Today / Posted 4 days ago
spokesman for South Holland District Council said: “The flooding was caused by an extreme amount of rainfall which drainage systems in the area were unable to cope with. “The local glasshouse operations work with the water agencies and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Play by play: Taking in Luminato’s epic 11-hour trio of James playscry, with joy, when Margaret sees a mirror for the first time. The playwright i
Play by play: Taking in Luminato’s epic 11-hour trio of James plays
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
cry, with joy, when Margaret sees a mirror for the first time. The playwright is as interested in technological history – drainage systems and colour dyes – as she is in that of kings. Munro’s plays also ended up being as much about a series of... Read more
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PhysOrg
A clean way to extract rare earth metalsof bacteria. Bacteria filters have long been used to bioabsorb toxic elements f
A clean way to extract rare earth metals
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
of bacteria. Bacteria filters have long been used to bioabsorb toxic elements from wastewater or filter metals from mine drainage systems. Recent research showed that some rare earths can bioabsorb, but Clarke and Bonifico wondered if all rare... Read more
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Times of Malta
PA concealed documents related to Townsquare Tower: Sliema local councilalso failed to comment on a shortfall of 234 car parking spots, the council sai
PA concealed documents related to Townsquare Tower: Sliema local council
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
also failed to comment on a shortfall of 234 car parking spots, the council said, and had similarly steered clear of looking into the impact the proposed project would have on drainage systems. Read the council's reaction in full in the PDF... Read more
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Orange County Register
Honk: This reader is seeing yellowbridges look spiffy. “(The ivy) is a better option in places where it’s diffic
Honk: This reader is seeing yellow
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
bridges look spiffy. “(The ivy) is a better option in places where it’s difficult to install and maintain irrigation and drainage systems,” OCTA spokesman Eric Carpenter told Honk. “It also is good for the environment, because it doesn’t need to... Read more
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Spot.ph
10 Flood Facts Only Pinoys Knowwith monsoon rains for most of the year, it seems that Filipinos are already to
10 Flood Facts Only Pinoys Know
Spot.ph / Posted 7 days ago
with monsoon rains for most of the year, it seems that Filipinos are already too familiar with chest-deep flooding, clogged drainage systems, and carmageddon because of the never-ending downpour. Even local musical Rak of Aegis, which features the... Read more
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express
REALLY?! May was the Earth’s HOTTEST month of May on recordfour flood warnings, while towns and villages all over the UK struggled to cope
REALLY?! May was the Earth’s HOTTEST month of May on record
express / Posted 7 days ago
four flood warnings, while towns and villages all over the UK struggled to cope with torrential downpours which overwhelmed drainage systems, leaving roads awash. The East Midlands, East of England, London and South East England, South West... Read more
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Hartford Courant
DOT: Bristol Passenger Rail Would Be Too Costlybut that ended more than a half-century ago. In many areas, the rails are worn
DOT: Bristol Passenger Rail Would Be Too Costly
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 days ago
but that ended more than a half-century ago. In many areas, the rails are worn and uneven, wooden ties are missing and drainage systems have deteriorated. The DOT estimates it would cost $140 million to bring the route up to good enough... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
$765m meant to tackle Accra floods can’t be traced – MPDepartment Authority. According to him, the money was earmarked for projects i
$765m meant to tackle Accra floods can’t be traced – MP
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 7 days ago
Department Authority. According to him, the money was earmarked for projects including building bridges, effective drainage systems, covers and storm drains. The President after the Circle disaster on June 3, 2016, promised he was going to... Read more
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express
Weather warnings: Emergency flash flood alerts issued - is your area on the danger list?night and early today towns and villages all over the country struggled to cope
Weather warnings: Emergency flash flood alerts issued - is your area on the danger list?
express / Posted 8 days ago
night and early today towns and villages all over the country struggled to cope with torrential downpours which overwhelmed drainage systems leaving roads awash. In Amersham, Bucks, cars struggled to drive through the main street after flash... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Govt does not simply acquire agri land for devtin heading towards a developed nation. The amendment also covered underground
Govt does not simply acquire agri land for devt
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 8 days ago
in heading towards a developed nation. The amendment also covered underground work like building of tunnels, drainage systems and underground infrastructure. Land acquisition for Malaysia's economic progress and for locality... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Reepham pupils reap rewards of their allotmentbeen bought is the polytunnel which was donated by the fund-raising Friends of
Reepham pupils reap rewards of their allotment
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
been bought is the polytunnel which was donated by the fund-raising Friends of the school. They have also built their own drainage systems and even a soakaway so they can recycle rainwater. Will Pryke, Craig Evans and Robert Webb, now in Year 13... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham Mail breaking news live on June 15on the emergency calls caused by the deluge. Most of the call outs were over d
Birmingham Mail breaking news live on June 15
birminghammail / Posted 9 days ago
on the emergency calls caused by the deluge. Most of the call outs were over displaced manhole covers and overwhelmed drainage systems. But lampposts and traffic lights were also damaged by lightning and flood water. A nuisance passenger who... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham roads contractor deluged with emergency flood callslevel of demand overnight on Tuesday, June 14. Most of the call outs were over
Birmingham roads contractor deluged with emergency flood calls
birminghammail / Posted 9 days ago
level of demand overnight on Tuesday, June 14. Most of the call outs were over displaced manhole covers and overwhelmed drainage systems. But lampposts and traffic lights were also damaged by lightning and flood water. Aerial footage of... Read more
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Bury Times
UPDATE: Council responds to residents demanding urgent action after more flooding in Ramsbottomwith an event of that magnitude. “It will cost well in excess of a million pou
UPDATE: Council responds to residents demanding urgent action after more flooding in Ramsbottom
Bury Times / Posted 9 days ago
with an event of that magnitude. “It will cost well in excess of a million pounds to tackle the work needed on culverts, drainage systems, bridges, highways and public rights of way. We have been undertaking this work for the last few months, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
When the Floods Comethe disastrous event, President Mahama announced plans for future flood prevent
When the Floods Come
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
the disastrous event, President Mahama announced plans for future flood prevention, including unblocking drainage systems and waterways, saying; "Drastic steps are necessary here, if we are to permanently address this perennial... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Political row breaks out over council response to Stockport floodsquestions that must now be answered. “Why did houses flood where there are flo
Political row breaks out over council response to Stockport floods
Manchester Evening News / Posted 10 days ago
questions that must now be answered. “Why did houses flood where there are flood defences in place and where improved drainage systems have only recently been installed? Had local drains and sluices been maintained according to the council’s... Read more
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International Business Times
11ft-long alligator found blocking Florida drain Conservation Commission told the station that it was not aware of the case but
11ft-long alligator found blocking Florida drain
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
Conservation Commission told the station that it was not aware of the case but that alligators were known to get stuck in drainage systems. This is by no means a first in Florida, which has seen a number of alligator-related news stories hitting... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Snippets about Lake Tahoestarting June 22, reopening July 2. This closure is necessary to construct the
Snippets about Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 11 days ago
starting June 22, reopening July 2. This closure is necessary to construct the roadway approaches to the bridge, including drainage systems, and connections to adjacent residential driveways. Access will be provided for residents and property... Read more
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The Irish Times
Chinese consumer spending and factory output holds steadybelieve that China has been spending on big infrastructure projects such as cle
Chinese consumer spending and factory output holds steady
The Irish Times / Posted 11 days ago
believe that China has been spending on big infrastructure projects such as clearing shanty towns and improving urban drainage systems to give the economy a boost. The pace of increase in industrial output slowed from 6.8 per cent in March... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cape Town geared for winter floodingwould be focused on them. According to the city’s winter plan, “special effort
Cape Town geared for winter flooding
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
would be focused on them. According to the city’s winter plan, “special efforts will be focused on the formal and open drainage systems either surrounding or within the settlements, with an increase in inspections and cleaning in the run-up to... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Alan Miller commentary: Digital headlines updated all day, every dayto seek tax increase for 911 service 4:59 p.m.: Republic Airways to lay off 16
Alan Miller commentary: Digital headlines updated all day, every day
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
to seek tax increase for 911 service 4:59 p.m.: Republic Airways to lay off 161 at Port Columbus 5:07 p.m.: Advanced Drainage Systems posts increase in profits and sales 5:14 p.m.: Small fire causes manhole cover to blow, ties up Downtown... Read more
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Sierra Star
Highway 41 passing lanes under environmental concernsarea. CDFW contends the consultant did not follow protocol, and asked Caltrans
Highway 41 passing lanes under environmental concerns
Sierra Star / Posted 13 days ago
area. CDFW contends the consultant did not follow protocol, and asked Caltrans to stop construction on the project’s drainage systems - construction during nighttime hours - until Sept. 1. Caltrans believes instead the survey’s results are... Read more
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The Borneo Post
A viable way to address floodingas well as local authorities to enhance coordination in addressing flood woes.
A viable way to address flooding
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
as well as local authorities to enhance coordination in addressing flood woes. “This will allow work to upgrade or repair drainage systems that fall under different departments to be streamlined for better service delivery,” he said. Other... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Terrebonne Public Works manager to retire after 34 yearscouncil members said the parish is losing a vital asset and wealth of knowledge
Terrebonne Public Works manager to retire after 34 years
The Daily Comet / Posted 14 days ago
council members said the parish is losing a vital asset and wealth of knowledge about infrastructure of roads and drainage systems. Councilman Darrin Guidry said despite only being on the council for six months, he had already learned how... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Terrebonne Public Works manager to retire after 34 yearscouncil members said the parish is losing a vital asset and wealth of knowledge
Terrebonne Public Works manager to retire after 34 years
The Houma Courier / Posted 15 days ago
council members said the parish is losing a vital asset and wealth of knowledge about infrastructure of roads and drainage systems. Councilman Darrin Guidry said despite only being on the council for six months, he had already learned how... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Delays expected along William Nicol Drive amid road worksNicol Drive JOHANNESBURG – The Johannesburg Roads Agency (JRA) says it will be
Delays expected along William Nicol Drive amid road works
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 days ago
Nicol Drive JOHANNESBURG – The Johannesburg Roads Agency (JRA) says it will be upgrading road surfaces and improving drainage systems on a number of roads in the north west of Johannesburg, affecting a section of William Nicol Drive, among... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Impact of Climate Change in Road Designof highway drainage outflows to watercourses in accordance with agreed criteria
The Impact of Climate Change in Road Design
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of highway drainage outflows to watercourses in accordance with agreed criteria by Environmental Council. Sustainable drainage systems (SuDS) would be used wherever practicable in line with highways best practice criteria as detailed in the... Read more
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The Advocate
Ascension Planning Commission gives go-ahead for home construction at Parker Place Estates despite drainage concernsPlace has a separate detention pond that allows the drainage system essentially
Ascension Planning Commission gives go-ahead for home construction at Parker Place Estates despite drainage concerns
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
Place has a separate detention pond that allows the drainage system essentially to stand alone from the other problem drainage systems. Commissioner Douglas Foster said the unresolved drainage issues for the older subdivisions and the... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Victor's new Drainage Improvement Area a 'pro-active and forward-thinking' fix to drainage dilemmasin Victor over the last 20 years has left the town’s drainage network — its ind
Victor's new Drainage Improvement Area a 'pro-active and forward-thinking' fix to drainage dilemmas
MPNnow.com / Posted 17 days ago
in Victor over the last 20 years has left the town’s drainage network — its individual ponds, outlet structures, closed drainage systems and swales — essentially without an overall caretaker. Maintenance has occurred here and there. Mostly.The... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Advanced Drainage Systems posts increase in profit and sales Advanced Drainage Systems is reporting an increase in profit and sales for th
Advanced Drainage Systems posts increase in profit and sales
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
Advanced Drainage Systems is reporting an increase in profit and sales for the fiscal year that ended in March, showing that its performance was strong during a period when it dealt with... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Top up that tan quickly - rain is on the way to East Lancashire...Tuesday, so evening commuters could find themselves travelling as the weather h
Top up that tan quickly - rain is on the way to East Lancashire...
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
Tuesday, so evening commuters could find themselves travelling as the weather hits. “We could see some standing water as drainage systems struggle to keep up with the rain and some difficult driving conditions, so we advise motorists in affected... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Homeowners: City should pay for sinkhole fixneighbors say they city should be the one on the hook and cite their original n
Homeowners: City should pay for sinkhole fix
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
neighbors say they city should be the one on the hook and cite their original neighborhood plat that says the storm drainage systems “have been designed…installed… and guaranteed in an acceptable manner.” It’s even signed and dated by a city... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
City of Charleston preparing for Tropical Storm Colinand clearing drains in all parts of the City—West Ashley, James Island, Johns I
City of Charleston preparing for Tropical Storm Colin
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 18 days ago
and clearing drains in all parts of the City—West Ashley, James Island, Johns Island and the Peninsula—to ensure that drainage systems are operating effectively." Sand bags are available for residents to pick up at Fire Station 19 located at... Read more
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PhysOrg
Can we learn to live with flooding?says Fenner, "they can even create resources from water – such as generating en
Can we learn to live with flooding?
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
says Fenner, "they can even create resources from water – such as generating energy from the water flow through sustainable drainage systems and providing places for amenity and recreation." All well and good but with a long list of potential... Read more
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