If Laguna Beach had taken expert advice nearly 40 years ago, turned aside for lack of community consensus, there would be no flood damage today, according to an expert appointed to a special flood control task force by the City Council last week. Carl Nelson, retired chief of Orange County’s public works department and former […]
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By Rita Robinson | LB Indy Laguna received 3.44 inches of rain within six hours on Dec. 22, more than what’s known as a 100-year storm, a flood control expert said this past Monday. The deluge flooded Laguna Canyon homes and businesses as well as downtown shops, causing an estimated $10 million in damages, and […]