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Oversight Hearing on Repeated Flooding Events in Ellicott City, MD: Reviewing the Federal Role in Preventing Future Events, Field Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, Second Session, August 20, 2018   [open pdf - 10MB]

This is the August 20, 2018 field hearing titled "Oversight Hearing on Repeated Flooding Events in Ellicott City, MD: Reviewing the Federal Role in Preventing Future Events," held before the Senate Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure of the Committee on Environment and Public Works. From the opening statement of Benjamin L. Cardin: "We talk about Team Maryland. We talk about Team Maryland responding to the priorities of our State. In regards to the floods in Ellicott City, our captain was the County Exec, and he worked very well with Governor Hogan and the State team and with our Federal congressional delegation from the beginning to see what we could get done. Only concern was the safety of the people here in Ellicott City and the future of Ellicott City. And it was a pleasure to work with you on this issue, and Team Maryland couldn't be more proud of the manner in which we used all the resources of our State in order to deal with these horrific floods." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Elijah E. Cummings, Cecil Rodriguez, John T. Litz, Mark DeLuca, Jon Weinstein, Grace Kubofcik, and Matthew H. Fleming.

Report Number:
S. Hrg. 115-370; Senate Hearing 115-370
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Date:
2018
Copyright:
Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
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