Green River Star -

By Lillian Palmer
Staff Writer 

City sees some storm flooding


Star photo by Lillian Palmer

City utilities department workers Dusty Hackney and Trenton Ramirez shovel mud out of the catch basins and ditches where flooding occurred along Second South.

Torrential rain, hail and snow hit Green River Friday evening and continued throughout the night.

The downpour of rain and hail affected some regions of Green River more than other. Effects on higher lying elevations were less severe, while lower lying areas of the city suffered some flooding. The area around Second South to the river suffered the most flooding Friday night.

"It was just a lot of water at once," utilities director Jason Palmer said.

The city utilities department had two crews out on Friday, making sure the city's storm system was working correctly, and kept catch basin...

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