Designed for the military, the Hercules Engineering Solutions Consortium Barriers are steel-framed caged sacks filled with sand. The barrier "cells" measure 3-by-3-by-4-feet tall, and linked they form a solid wall against floodwaters.
Paul Balcerak said: Kent PD: City will have approx. 48-96 hour warning of potential flooding and 24-48 hour notice before the Howard Hanson Dam is released (if either happen).
Paul Balcerak said: Those eligible this round include: "household and caregiver contacts of children younger than 6 months, persons aged 25-64 who have medical conditions such as asthma, diabetes or lung disease, teachers and professional child care providers and health care and emergency workers."
Paul Balcerak said: The closure is scheduled to last 5 a.m.-2 p.m.
Angela Dice said: Highlights of incentives passed by the South Carolina Senate.
Elaine Helm said: Rep. Jay Inslee tells Seattlepi.com a Boeing official said no tax breaks or government incentive could have changed the 787 line decision.
Elaine Helm said: News of Boeing's decision from ABC News 4 (WCIV TV)
Elaine Helm said: News of Boeing's decision from LIVE 5 WCSC TV
Elaine Helm said: From TVW's The Capitol Record blog
Elaine Helm said: Boeing cited labor stability as a major factor in its decision to place a second 787 line in South Carolina instead of Everett.