floods

Government, Safety

DOT Announces $25 Million for Flood-Ravaged Nebraska

Flooding of BNSF train tracks in Plattsmouth, Neb. Floodwaters surround a damaged section of BNSF train tracks in Plattsmouth, Neb. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News)

Nebraska will receive millions in federal funds to repair infrastructure that has been damaged by severe flooding in the region.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
April 12, 2019
Government, Business

FHWA Releases $1 Million in Emergency Funds For Louisiana

The Federal Highway Administration has made $1 million in emergency funds available to Louisiana’s Department of Transportation and Development in the wake of floods that swamped the state this month, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced on March 23.

David Elfin | Staff Reporter
March 23, 2016
Business

Flooding Closes I-35 in Iowa

Interstate 35 was closed near Ames, Iowa, Wednesday afternoon due to flash flooding, the Des Moines Register reported.

Transport Topics
August 11, 2010