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Allegheny Twp. Concerned About Flooding in Cross Keys and Ambulance response time


Last updated 10/14/2019 at 5:59pm

Heather Conrad

According to information from a recent township meeting, the maintenance crew at Cross Keys did the best they could to add embankments to the creek to prevent future flooding.

It was a full house Thursday at the Allegheny Township supervisors regular business meeting. During the period of public comment things got heated, but simmered down just as quick.

Cross Keys flooding

First to speak were the residents of Cross Keys Village, a mobile home community that is no stranger to flooding.

Over the past four decades, parts of the mobile home park has been under two feet of water or more, according to residents. Cross Keys Village is separated by Spencer Run. It is a tiny creek that starts halfway up Carson Valley and eventually flows into the Beaverdam Branch of t...

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