Ice jam results in flooding in Fort C...

Ice jam results in flooding in Fort Covington.

There are 4 comments on the Press-Republican story from Jan 28, 2010, titled Ice jam results in flooding in Fort Covington.. In it, Press-Republican reports that:

Flooding causing concern in Franklin County By DENISE RAYMO FORT COVINGTON - The Salmon River raged over its banks Tuesday, forcing evacuations along a section overrun with sediment last year when the aging dam was removed.

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Fort resident

United States

#1 Jan 29, 2010
I can not believe Pat and the puppets still will not admitt that removing the dam was the cause of the flooding. It is bad enough that we have this flooding but to have the biggest bunch of fools running this Town is bs. Wake up you foolish idiots
Gracie

Virginia, MN

#2 Jan 29, 2010
Don't you think it's time you all move to Florida? Sorry for all your problems, but it comes with the territory - the tundra!
Past Fort Resident

Bowling Green, OH

#3 Feb 28, 2010
Hmmmm...maybe more research should be done prior to removing infrastructure holding back large amounts of silt and sand? Come on people! I am sure the cost analysis did not include any of this.
seandicare

Camden, NY

#4 Mar 15, 2010
the real sad par tis this happens every year that area. if not this exact spot, others along this river. figure on of these times, they will figure out how to fix the problem.

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