Neglected MA Sea Walls Under Scrutiny
April 5, 2011
Boston.com: Lawmakers deeply concerned over Massachusetts’ aging sea walls will meet today, April 5 to discuss how to fund repairs needed to adequately armor residents against the ocean’s fury.
A hearing will be held in the State House at 10:30 a.m. in part to discuss legislation filed by Representative James Cantwell for the state to create a low-interest loan program to help communities offset the estimated $1 billion price tag to repair Bay State sea walls and fortify them against rising sea levels.
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