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Flood 2009

Dike Building on Match 25th - 26th

On March 25th, when the crest prediction was raised to 41 feet, the Army Corps of Engineers assumed the task of raising critical dikes to a minimal level of 43 feet. The National Guard began the task of building an earthen dike at CMS that afternoon, continued non-stop throughout the night, and concluded on March 26th (more on the events of March 26th)


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