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3 Troubling Lake Okeechobee Levee Facts 1

Tonight, the Army Corps of Engineers held a public meeting in Clewiston, FL to discuss current “upgrades” to the 143 mile Herbert Hoover Dike, which protects much of south Florida should Lake Okeechobee flood or be pushed out of its banks during a hurricane. The dike system cannot be counted on to protect against flooding […]