Red Spring steps up effort to stop flooding

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SHIL068
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Shiles, Bob. "Red Spring steps up effort to stop flooding." Red Springs Citizen [Red Springs, NC]. August 1, 2017.

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Robeson County is working to resolve flooding issues in Red Springs. According to town manager James Bennett, "Robeson County’s share of the total $190 million in block grant money allocated to North Carolina is about $69 million. After the lion’s share of Robeson County’s funding goes to Lumberton and the county, about $10 million to $12 million will be available for other municipalities needing money for disaster recovery projects” (para. 10). Mayor John McNeill is working to allocate some of the $12 million to working on the flooding issues in Red Springs.

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