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Questioning Development in a Flood Zone

Editor, Re: live work project “In a flood plain, careful planning assures use of the flood plain lands for greenbelt parks and other uses beneficial to all the people. Restrictions and controls should be based on full knowledge of the flood plain and flood hazards,” according to...

Work Parties Seek Volunteers

Like a barn-raising, many hands will make it easy; even an hour of help is welcome Volunteers willing to flex their muscles and help clean and shovel mud and debris are invited to a work party this Saturday, Jan. 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Community volunteer coordinator Ann...

Victims Unleash a River of Grief

By Andrea Adelson | LB Indy Distraught flood victims poured out their fears, grievances, pleas and suggestions last Friday to city officials, who agreed to some immediate requests for debris dumpsters and building fee waivers for repairs. Charlie and Ann Quilter, who rebuilt an...

Preparing for the Next Onslaught

Even as flood-wary residents monitor weather forecasts and hope to avoid a repeat of last week’s destruction, city officials are tallying damage to 30 homes and 59 businesses, estimating $10.2 million in storm damage from the Dec. 22 deluge, the worst in several year...

Preparing for the Next Onslaught

By Andrea Adelson | LB Indy Even as flood-wary residents monitor weather forecasts and hope to avoid a repeat of last week’s destruction, city officials are tallying damage to 30 homes and 59 businesses, estimating $10.2 million in storm damage from the Dec. 22 deluge, the worst...