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Brookhaven to buy two of 11 floodplain homes marked as permanent open space

Repeated flooding from a stream in Brookhaven’s Ashford Park neighborhood has prompted a multimillion-dollar buyout plan of 11 homeowners whose properties would become permanent open space. The city recently approved the first two buyouts at a municipal cost of $128,000 through a federal matching-fund program. During a March 24 City Council vote to approve the […]