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Low-head dam construction at Cypress Creek complete

The project cost the city an estimated $1 million. The project cost the city an estimated $1 million.
FLORENCE, AL (WAFF) -

Reconstruction is complete on a dangerousarea on Cypress Creek.

The low-head dam section of the creek at theFlorence Water Treatment Plant has been under construction for the last severalmonths. The project cost the city an estimated $1 million.

The construction created a safer passagewayfor recreational boaters, but city officials still urge community members touse the portage.

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