City of Midland, Michigan Deploys Tiger Dams

Earlier this week, staff from our Wastewater department performed a trial run on its newest and strangest looking tool in its flood control arsenal: A US Flood Control Tiger Dam! This system is a series of elongated, flexible tubes that are filled with water and joined together to create an impervious barrier that protects areas, assets, and equipment from flood waters.

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Tiger Dam at St. Augustine City Marina

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — The entire City of St. Augustine is under a mandatory evacuation order starting Wednesday.

Hurricanes have walloped it before.

Tuesday, the city was abuzz as people prepared for Hurricane Ian.

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