Sep
04
Water management officials prepare for flooding during king tide, Dorian


>>Reporter: DORIAN IS STILL>>Reporter: DORIAN IS STILL
MOVING OUR WAY AND COULD MAKE>>Reporter: DORIAN IS STILL
MOVING OUR WAY AND COULD MAKE
THINGS WORSE. MOVING OUR WAY AND COULD MAKE
THINGS WORSE.
>>>DEPENDING ON EXACTLY THE THINGS WORSE.
>>>DEPENDING ON EXACTLY THE
PATH AND THE DIRECTION THAT>>>DEPENDING ON EXACTLY THE
PATH AND THE DIRECTION THAT
THIS STORM COMES IN, WE’RE PATH AND THE DIRECTION THAT
THIS STORM COMES IN, WE’RE
GONNA HAVE DIFFERENT THIS STORM COMES IN, WE’RE
GONNA HAVE DIFFERENT
CONDITIONS RELATED TO THE GONNA HAVE DIFFERENT
CONDITIONS RELATED TO THE
STORM SURGE. CONDITIONS RELATED TO THE
STORM SURGE.
>>>IT’S BEEN YEARS SINCE STORM SURGE.
>>>IT’S BEEN YEARS SINCE
PLACES LIKE FORT LAUDERDALE>>>IT’S BEEN YEARS SINCE
PLACES LIKE FORT LAUDERDALE
HAVE BATTLED THE KING TIDES. PLACES LIKE FORT LAUDERDALE
HAVE BATTLED THE KING TIDES.
PART OF THE BATTLE NOW HAVE BATTLED THE KING TIDES.
PART OF THE BATTLE NOW
INCLUDES BEING PREPARED ALL PART OF THE BATTLE NOW
INCLUDES BEING PREPARED ALL
YEARLONG. INCLUDES BEING PREPARED ALL
YEARLONG.
AND THAT MEANS HAVING THE YEARLONG.
AND THAT MEANS HAVING THE
RIGHT INFRASTRUCTURE LIKE AND THAT MEANS HAVING THE
RIGHT INFRASTRUCTURE LIKE
PUMPS THAT YOU SEE IN THIS RIGHT INFRASTRUCTURE LIKE
PUMPS THAT YOU SEE IN THIS
NEIGHBORHOOD. PUMPS THAT YOU SEE IN THIS
NEIGHBORHOOD.
BUT THAT’S NOT WHERE IT ENDS. NEIGHBORHOOD.
BUT THAT’S NOT WHERE IT ENDS.
>>>WE’VE INSTALLED 165 TITLE BUT THAT’S NOT WHERE IT ENDS.
>>>WE’VE INSTALLED 165 TITLE
VALVES, WHICH REDUCE THE>>>WE’VE INSTALLED 165 TITLE
VALVES, WHICH REDUCE THE
ABILITY OF THE TIDE TO USE THE VALVES, WHICH REDUCE THE
ABILITY OF THE TIDE TO USE THE
STORM WATER SYSTEM TO FLOOD ABILITY OF THE TIDE TO USE THE
STORM WATER SYSTEM TO FLOOD
THE ROADWAYS. STORM WATER SYSTEM TO FLOOD
THE ROADWAYS.
>>>YOU GOTTA STICK WITH US. THE ROADWAYS.
>>>YOU GOTTA STICK WITH US.
AT 5:00, WE’RE GONNA TELL YOU>>>YOU GOTTA STICK WITH US.
AT 5:00, WE’RE GONNA TELL YOU
EXACTLY WHAT THE CITY OF FORT AT 5:00, WE’RE GONNA TELL YOU
EXACTLY WHAT THE CITY OF FORT
LAUDERDALE IS DOING TO GET EXACTLY WHAT THE CITY OF FORT
LAUDERDALE IS DOING TO GET
READY, WHICH INCLUDES PREPPING LAUDERDALE IS DOING TO GET
READY, WHICH INCLUDES PREPPING
THESE PUMPS, MAKING SURE READY, WHICH INCLUDES PREPPING
THESE PUMPS, MAKING SURE
THEY’RE READY TO GO. THESE PUMPS, MAKING SURE
THEY’RE READY TO GO.
FOR NOW, REPORTING LIVE IN