Flood repairs cost county $60K
COLUMBIA CITY — County leaders were dealt the hard reality of just what the estimated costs are to restore the County Government Center’s basement after a flood.When sump pumps failed to keep up with winter weather in February, water backed up into the basement, resulting in hefty expenses for clean up and repairs.At last week’s County Council meeting, estimates were presented, and discussion was held to determine how to cover the costs.Total flood clean up will cost the county $31,205. To read the rest of this story, see the April 15 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.