Orting http://www.kplu.org en With New Levy, Orting Hopes For No More Chronic Flooding Of Puyallup River http://www.kplu.org/post/new-levy-orting-hopes-no-more-chronic-flooding-puyallup-river <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Devastating floods in the Puyallup River valley near </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Orting</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> are soon to become a thing of the past.</span></p><p>The city is breaking ground on a new&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">$16 million levy. The project will restore the landscape around the river at the foot of Mount Rainer to something more natural, with room for floodwaters to soak into the landscape.</span></p><p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 04:21:41 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 11867 at http://www.kplu.org With New Levy, Orting Hopes For No More Chronic Flooding Of Puyallup River