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  • The problem at Rollins Dam in Nevada County

    The dam at Rollins Reservoir hasn’t been able to demonstrate to state inspectors that one of its valves operates properly since 2014.

The dam at Rollins Reservoir hasn’t been able to demonstrate to state inspectors that one of its valves operates properly since 2014. Randall Benton The Sacramento Bee
The dam at Rollins Reservoir hasn’t been able to demonstrate to state inspectors that one of its valves operates properly since 2014. Randall Benton The Sacramento Bee

Thousands of lives may be at risk, but faulty dams often go years without being repaired

December 08, 2017 03:55 AM