Downstream cities begin flood prep
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.
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