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Unsafe to Stay, Unable to Go: Half a Million Face Flooding Risk in Government Homes

Published on April 12, 2019 by New York Times
Unsafe to Stay, Unable to Go: Half a Million Face Flooding Risk in Government Homes

When a deadly rainstorm unloaded on Houston in 2016, Sharobin White’s apartment complex flooded in up to six feet of water. She sent her toddler and 6-year-old to safety on an air mattress, but her family lost nearly everything, including their car.

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