The Washington Military Department is assessing flood damage in Benton, Franklin and 13 other counties with an eye toward asking Gov. Jay Inslee to declare a state of emergency so it can pursue federal repair funds. Above, Glade North Road, between Alder and Eltopia West road, was closed after being compromised by melting snow and ice in Franklin County.
The Washington Military Department is assessing flood damage in Benton, Franklin and 13 other counties with an eye toward asking Gov. Jay Inslee to declare a state of emergency so it can pursue federal repair funds. Above, Glade North Road, between Alder and Eltopia West road, was closed after being compromised by melting snow and ice in Franklin County. File Tri-City Herald
The Washington Military Department is assessing flood damage in Benton, Franklin and 13 other counties with an eye toward asking Gov. Jay Inslee to declare a state of emergency so it can pursue federal repair funds. Above, Glade North Road, between Alder and Eltopia West road, was closed after being compromised by melting snow and ice in Franklin County. File Tri-City Herald

Washington tallying flood damage for possible emergency declaration

March 01, 2017 04:37 PM

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