Archive | April, 2014

When The Levee Breaks…Us

Water is Portland’s secret problem.

Not the Bull Run Reservoir water that runs out of your tap nor the contentious May ballot measure that will determine who controls it.

No, the next big whack to taxpayers will, in fact, come in the fight against floodwaters, the kind that have inundated the city every few decades and will do so again.

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When The Levee Breaks…Us Upgrading Portland’s levees could cost $100 million—money no one seems to have.. Willamette Week. April 2, 2014.