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$200,000 federal grant given to make KY Dam safer

(Source: KFVS) (Source: KFVS)
KENTUCKY (KFVS) -

The state of Kentucky is working to make its dam safer.

The Division of Water announced it will use a $200,000 federal grant to develop a new monitoring and flood warning system for dams.

A division spokesman said their initial focus will be to study what other states are doing to decide which systems would work best in Kentucky.

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