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Paper offers ideas to design a post-Harvey Houston for the future

Being honest about the extent and urgency of the Houston-Galveston region's flooding problem will not harm the community but will form the basis for recovery, according to a paper by an engineering and environmental expert at Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy.
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