State Fails to Inspect large Dams; State begins checks of NE Iowa dams

Number 16170
Subject State Government
Source Register (Des Moines, Iowa)
State Iowa
Year 1999
Publication Date May 19, 1999; May 29, 1999
Summary A Des Moines Register investigation revealed that "state officials have failed to inspect major dams across Iowa since 1990 despite a state law requiring such checks."
Category Contest Entry
Pages 6
Keywords flooding DNR Department of Natural Resources US Army Corps of Engineers
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