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City of Jackson prepares for Barry

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Published 5 days ago - Duration: 01:39s
City of Jackson prepares for Barry
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City of Jackson prepares for Barry

STORM DRAINS.GETTING AHEAD OF THE STORM.

APUBLIC WORKS CREWS SPENT THE DCLEANING OUT STORM DRAINS ACROSSJACKSON.THEY WANT TO PREVENT POTENTIALLYCATASTROPHIC FLOODING FROMTROPICAL STORMBARRY.WHAT WE WANT TO MAKE SURE ISTHTHE AREAS THROUGHOUT THE CITYWHERE WE KNOW THAT WEHAVE PROBLEMS WE WANT TO TRY ANDGET THOSE CLEANED AND WE KNOWTHERE IS A LOT.CITY ENGINEER CHARLES WILLIAMSSAYSWORKERS CLEARED MORE THAN 30DRAINSFRIDAY.CREWS WILL GET TO AS MANYLOCATIONSTHEY CAN BEFORE THE STORM HITS.IT IS TIME CONSUMING THE TIMEYOU REMOVE THE TOP GETEVERYTHING CLEANED OUT IT'SALMOST A 15 TO 20 MINUTE PROCESSAND THEN YOU HAVE TO GO TO THENEXT ONE SO TAKES A FULL DAYFOR US TO REALLY MAKE AN IMPACT.PEOPLE IN PRESIDENTIAL HILLSWERE GLAD TO SEEDEBRIS CLEARED FROM STORM DRAINSIN THEIRNEIGHBORHOOD.I THINK IT'S ABOUT TIME THEYHAVEN'T CLEANEDOUT ANYTHING UP IN THIS HOUSEFOR 20 YEARS

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