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Longhorn Dam on the Colorado River. PHOTO VIA FLICKR

Longhorn Dam on the Colorado River. PHOTO VIA FLICKR

by MOSE BUCHELE

Recent flooding near Lady Bird Lake in Austin has called attention to long-standing mechanical problems at the dam that forms the lake — problems that the city of Austin is aware of but hasn’t found the money to address. Read the full story at StateImpact Texas.

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MOSE BUCHELE reports for The Texas Tribune where this story was originally published. It is made available here through a news partnership between the Texas Tribune and the San Marcos Mercury.

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