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Years After Flood, Protection Project To Start in Duryea

DURYEA — State officials announced a plan to build a new flood wall starting next week in Duryea, a community hit hard by flooding in 2011, when the nearby Lackawanna River flooded its banks. 283 more words


Duryea Flood Control Project Moving Forward

DURYEA — A flood control project in part of Luzerne County has taken another step forward.

Dozens of homes and businesses in Duryea were destroyed by flooding in September 2011. 71 more words


Athens Starts Riverbank Stabilization

ATHENS — The flood of 2011 left quite a trail of damage all across our area. Now, plans are in place for a new 20-foot tall rock barrier to help restabilize a riverbank in one Bradford County community. 242 more words


Flood of 2011 Remembered in Bloomsburg

BLOOMSBURG — It’s been four years since people’s lives were turned upside down in the flood of September 2011. One community hit especially hard was Bloomsburg. 325 more words


West Pittston Residents Demand Levee

WEST PITTSTON — Three years after the Susquehanna River flooded West Pittston, residents are mounting an effort to get flood protection.

They want a levee like a lot of other nearby communities along the river have. 320 more words


Three Years After Flood, Homes Finally Torn Down

JENKINS TOWNSHIP — Demolition crews are tearing down a cluster of crumbling homes in Luzerne County three years after the Susquehanna River flooded.

Little has changed in the Port Blachard section of Jenkins Township over the past three years. 324 more words


Columbia County Residents Remember The 2011 Flood

SCOTT TOWNSHIP — Three years ago, thousands of people’s lives were turned upside down by the Flood of 2011.

One of the hardest hit areas was Columbia County. 325 more words