Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Downstream cities begin flood prep

Email

MONTEVIDEO -- In answer to the question about ''where will all this snow go?'' -- downstream, and that has communities on the receiving end beginning to plan for the possibility of spring flooding.

Officials in Montevideo are meeting Thursday to discuss preparations, while their counterparts in Granite Falls will gather Friday. There is not a sense of alarm. Steps taken since the floods of 1997 have greatly reduced their exposure to flood damage.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? You can activate your account here: Activate All Access.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement