Picture day: Digging a big hole

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is building a wetland habitat in East Oak Cliff to help with Trinity River flood control. The corps has to take precautions to avoid gigantic underground utility pipelines. These workers are using a vacuum truck to excavate an exploratory hole. “The maps showing underground utility maps are old, and digging the holes helps verify their location with precision,” says spokesman Jim Frisinger.

By |2013-03-05T09:32:13-05:00March 4th, 2013|News, Photos|2 Comments

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2 Comments

  1. Rachel Stone March 5, 2013 at 10:45 AM

     This is not anywhere close to a house.

  2. Oakcliffkat March 4, 2013 at 9:13 PM

    No sink holes in our houses, please.

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