"Tunnel Troubles"

Number 21178
Subject Building Safety
Source WVEC-TV (Norfolk, Va.)
State VA
Year 2003
Publication Date Oct. 3, 4, 7, 30
Summary Following the flooding and shutdown of a major tunnel thoroughfare, this investigation found a host of maintenance and safety concerns at a host of other area tunnels, including improperly functioning floodgates and broken fire hydrants and water valves. A bridge tunnel administrator who neglected the maintenance problems resigned after the stories aired.
Category Contest Entry
Pages 33
Keywords flooding;tunnel;bridge;transportation;floodgates
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