Hit enter after type your search item
Wzy Word

HERE ARE THE WORLD'S NEWS

Record breaking floods still causing damages

/
/
/
697 Views
img

((KEVIN)) EARLIER THIS YEAR WE SAW RECORD BREAKING FLOODING ON THE ARKANSAS RIVER IT LEFT MILLIONS OF DOLLARS OF DAMAGE IN IT'S PATH

HALF A YEAR LATER áá CLEAN UP CONTINUES STEPHANIE SHARP áá IN YELL COUNTY WITH A PROGRESS REPORT FROM ONE OF THE HARDEST HIT AREAS ((STEPHANIE)) About 6 months ago the Arkansas River Historically flooded here in Yell County This is the levee that breached You can see it behind me

Crews are in the process of fixing up the levee and opening up the road The County Judge says there has been a lot of work that has been done so far However there is still a lot of work that needs to be done He says the county has applied for different grants They are still waiting to hear back if they got those grants

MARK THONE/ YELL COUNTY JUDGE we have some damage in a remote area on the petit jean river We applied for a $300,000 grant in that We're still waiting on word The contractor has done a terrific job or working through the winter here The County Judge says the crews working on the different projects are from here locally

They are from yell and pope county He also says that this is the only road that's left closed after the flood Everything else is basically open There is no timetable on when they will open this back up In Yell County, I'm Stephanie Sharp

((KEVIN)) CHRISTMAS IS IN THE AIR IN YELL COUNTY THE ANNUAL CHRISTMAS TREES LINE

Source: Youtube

This div height required for enabling the sticky sidebar