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Holt County Residents Decide to Fund Levee Repairs

With 67 levee repair projects that the Kansas City District of the Corps of Engineers needs to attend to has left some rural communities feeling overlooked.

Posted: Feb 25, 2020 11:03 AM
Updated: Feb 25, 2020 11:06 AM

A year after historic flooding, levees in Holt County are still broken and after years of feeling like federal officials aren't doing enough to protect their families, farms and towns; residents voted to finance levees themselves. 

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