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How should roads and bridges that flood be addressed?

You probably know which roads in York County flood during heavy rains. The Route 74 bridge over the Little Conewago Creek is one. Indian Rock Dam Road is another. Should future road and bridge projects not only address the structures … Continue reading

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Route 74 bridge repaired after flooding, PennDOT says

Maybe you saw crews working this week on the Route 74 bridge over the Little Conewago Creek on the border of Dover and West Manchester townships and wondered what was happening. Traffic was reduced to a single-lane at least a … Continue reading

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Will insurance pay if your car is damaged by floodwater?

A few drivers drove around “road closed” barricades and got stuck in floodwater during Hurricane Sandy. They could be cited and fined under a new state law for doing so. The water got pretty deep for some of those vehicles. … Continue reading

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Seitzville Road bridge on the border of Springfield and Codorus townships to be repaired in the next few months; it was damaged by the flooding from Tropical Storm Lee in September

View Larger Map The Seitzville Road bridge on the border of Springfield and Codorus townships has been closed since October when an inspection deemed it unsafe after the flooding in September from Tropical Storm Lee. A reader asked me this … Continue reading

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