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Puerto Rico to demolish 16K structures damaged by Maria

Seattle Times Tuesday, 23 April 2019 ()
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico’s government says it plans to demolish 16,000 structures that were heavily damaged by Hurricane Maria nearly two years ago. Officials said Tuesday that they expect to obtain a total of $400 million in federal funds for the project, pending approval by federal officials. The local government said […]
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