Tiverton Patch: Sakonnet Point [Rhode Island] residents have dealt with years of flooding, but their hardship is about to come to an end. The state Department of Transportation (DOT) is reconstructing the culvert that connects the Sakonnet Harbor to the adjacent marsh.
Local residents and Sen. Louis P. DiPalma have worked for more than five years to replace a failed piping system that left homeowners on flooded property.
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