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Better design can help us build safely in flood zones


There is talk that the flooding at Fishlake might have been exacerbated by the 'pushing our problems onto our neighbours' scenario, with recent flood protection works elsewhere upstream on the Don under scrutiny. But when it comes to large scale mitigation the form of tree planting and providing flood storage capacity, perhaps there's scope for tying the costs to planning approval in areas at risk.

Posted date

22 November, 2019

Posted time

9:14 am