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Utility seeks fix to Hidden Creek Golf flooding

Utility seeks fix to Hidden Creek Golf flooding

The plight of Holley-Navarre Water System and the Hidden Creek Golf Club it owns have been similar in recent weeks: too much water and nowhere to put much of it. Heavy rains from June through August have forced the club to close on some days, making water hazards out of some of its sand traps, […]

Roughly $1.5 million set aside for Holley by the Sea drainage improvements

Roughly $1.5 million set aside for Holley by the Sea drainage improvements

County Commissioners moved forward with phase one of a multimillion dollar plan to improve drainage flow in Holley by the Sea Thursday after accepting $650,000 of support money from the state Department of Environmental Protection. The projects are in the design phase and total approximately $420,892. The improvements currently being designed are to Camden Drive […]

Significant threat for flooding in Navarre

Significant threat for flooding in Navarre

According to Meteorologist Joe Maniscalco with the National Weather Service in Mobile, areas south of I-10 including Navarre Beach will begin to see copious amounts of rain beginning Monday.   “We watched a cluster of storms pass through your area that has already brought one to two inches of rain, so the soil is already […]

Roads impacted by flooding in Blackwater River State Park

Roads impacted by flooding in Blackwater River State Park

Heavy rain that drenched most of the area last week flooded two roads in the Blackwater River State Park in Holt. Deaton Bridge Road and Bryant Bridge Road were both overtaken by water but everything is starting to go back to normal now. Deaton Ridge was expected to be open by the end of the […]