Kinston mayor, city leaders discuss preventative flooding measures in D.C.

KINSTON, N.C. (WNCT) – Kinston mayor B.J. Murphy and a group of city leaders headed to Washington D.C. Tuesday.

They talked with the Congressional delegation about preventative measures to flooding, including building a dam or dredging the river.

The mayor has already presented a flood prevention analysis to state leaders in hopes of solving the issue.

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