TVA: Kingsport and Elizabethton avoided millions in flood damage


Tennessee Valley Authority says that while some communities are still recovering from historic rainfall, flooding could have been worse with the work of employees and dams across the system. 

According to information provided by TVA, Kingsport averted over $20 million in damages while Elizabethton avoided nearly $2.4 million in damages due to dams in the community.

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