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July 26, 2005

Albany-- In the near future, an Albany neighborhood that's no stranger to localized flooding will get repair.

Tuesday, the city commission voted to bring engineers in to begin fixing problems along the 8th Avenue Basin.

The $384,000 project will provide mapping, storm drainage analysis, and storm system modeling. After engineers complete their work, construction will begin on the project.

Commissioners also voted to make storm drainage improvements to other locations in the area including Flint and Madison, Cotton Avenue, and Broadway and E. Broad.

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