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Few local dams have emergency plans ready

If the dams at DeKalb County’s twin reservoirs in Dunwoody failed, a roughly 10-foot wall of water would slam into nearby houses. Within an hour, the flood would lap against I-285 at a depth of 10 to 12 feet, and flow nearly five miles down the Nancy Creek’s bed in Brookhaven. Some areas would be […]