Aerial photo of Peninsula Drainage District #1
Portland Tribune: Let it flow during next Columbia River flood?
Some want to let the river flow onto nearby green areas rather than replace the levee that failed in the 1948...
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Photo of people discussing the USACE feasibility study during December 2018 open house
US Army Corps of Engineers’ December Open Houses
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Thanks to everyone who came out for the US Army Corps of Engineers' open houses in December...
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photo of Colonel Dorf and Reed Wagner Signing Cost Sharing Agreement for USACE Feasibility Study
Launching the New Start
This week marked an important moment for Levee Ready Columbia and the Drainage Districts. On Wednesday, we...
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Map of the leveed area along the Columbia River
photo of US Senator Ron Wyden testifying
KATU News: Oregon lawmakers push for flood protection feasibility study for Portland
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Oregon lawmakers are urging federal officials in Washington D.C. to support a flood protection feasibility study...
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Photo of Senator Ron Wyden testifying
Business Oregon: Timber, levees and affordable housing top delegation priorities
Oregon’s congressional leaders are urging support of a feasibility study work plan for the...
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Photo of the railroad embankment that serves as the far western edge of the levee system
Daily Journal of Commerce: Levees Critical to Northeast Portland
Portland’s extensive system of flood control measures along the Columbia and Sandy rivers has been found to require significant...
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