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Dothan (AL) Fire Department uses alternative technology in flooding

Dothan, Alabama has been experiencing heavy rain and thunderstorms over the past several weeks and one such storm resulted in the washout of a large roadside berm that acted as a dam at the southern end of the Spann Home Development. A city official contacted Fire Chief Williams to inquire about obtaining sandbags to help divert the water away from the washed-out area. Chief Williams responded by offering their 100-foot-long Flood Safe® unit manufactured by Advanced Coastal Technologies, LLC of Dothan, Alabama. Six firemen from the Dothan (AL) Fire Department responded to the request with their Flood Safe® unit and had it positioned in fifteen minutes. The Wicksburg (AL) Fire Dep...

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