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Flooding mitigation effort needed now

...from the damages caused by last year's flooding. My septic system was flooded and sank into the ground. My house and...still use water very sparingly in our household as our septic system is barely working. My neighbors are all dealing with...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-08/flooding-mitigation-effor
Letters
K-Beach residents looking for flooding solutions

...tenable. Homes and businesses (structures and properties) have been inundated by both ground and surface flooding; septic systems have flooded and failed, contaminating local ground waters and drinking wells; standing water in yards and roadside...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-06/k-beach-residents-looking
Letters
After the burn

...here from Washington State 50 years ago, remembers using burn poles for building a shed, as well as a log crib for a septic system drain field. He also recalls a friend who made furniture with the smaller-size burn poles. Lumber was expensive...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-06-12-1
Outdoors
K-Beach flood exact cause and fix unknown

...months since the Kalifornsky Beach area saw rising groundwater creep into basements and crawlspaces and infiltrate septic systems and drinking water wells. While the borough installed culverts throughout the area and completed a drainage project...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-03/seeking-answers
News
State delays registration for flood assistance

...homes were affected by the flooding and that $2.1 million in damages occurred to private property from flooded septic systems, flooded basements, furnaces and tainted wells.Some local architects and engineers believe that additional damage...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-26/state-delays-registration-for-flood-
News
Disaster declaration a first step

...column in the area. Water literally just bubbled up out of the ground, creeping into basements, crawl spaces and septic systems while also covering roadways in the area.Then, just as many residents were finally drying out, the area was hit...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-11-21/disaster-declaration-a-first-step
Opinion
KRSMA Board hears updates on Kasilof boat retrieval, deferred maintenance

...Pipeline Crossing;? Upgrading septic at the Pillar Boat Launch to a Department of Environmental Conservation approved septic system;? Reconditioning the access road and parking area at Captain Cook State Park;? Reconditioning trails at the Stormy...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-19/krsma-board-hears-updates-on-kasilof
News
K-Beach flooding will likely continue

...groundwater and now-receding surface water that have flooded roads, basements, some homes and causing backups to septic systems leading to contaminated drinking water wells is the coming freeze."Ice is one of the most destructive and powerful...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-06/k-beach-flooding-will-likely-continu
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Flooding declared a disaster

...culverts. Heavy machinery was seen trenching throughout the flooded area in effort to drain personal property as septic systems overflowed. "The bottom line is that there is no drainage, no place for the water to go," said Dave Yragui...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-10-29/flooding-declared-a-disaster
News
K-Beach floodwater begins to recede

...of her home that needs new drywall, carpet and a septic system. Flood insurance does not cover damage from groundwater...the bill to double after building a new above-ground septic system and fixing whatever damage has been done to their well...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-10-24/k-beach-floodwater-begins-to-recede
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