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OPB Special Explores Vanport History, 1948 flood

November 16, 2016 – This week Oregon Public Broadcasting released a new edition of the Oregon Experience focusing on the community of Vanport. In addition to being an excellent history of the Vanport community, there is some great documentary footage of the 1948 flood. Take a look here: http://www.opb.org/television/programs/oregonexperience/episodes/1101/

Study Results: Big News for PEN 2 Levees

April 21, 2016 – The levee along the Columbia River in Peninsula Drainage District #2 (PEN 2), one of the five Levee Ready Columbia districts, is among the most densely developed levee sections in the Country. Levee Ready Columbia was asked to conduct a study to determine how development on the levee, specifically structures built on,