Recent Examples of drainage from the Web
Risk said the developer will only will make improvements along its frontage consistent with the rest of the street, either a curb or an open drainage system with a shoulder on a 24-foot right-of-way.
In addition to resurfacing, the project includes curb and gutter replacement, drainage improvements and the construction of sidewalk ramps that adhere to the Amercians with Disabilities Act, according to IDOT.
A 30-year-old man died after his car smashed through a fence and landed upside down in a drainage ditch in Sorrento Valley Monday, authorities said.
A front-end loader moved around sections of cement sewer line at 41st Avenue and Chase Street as federal and local officials gathered Monday to mark the start of a $1 million Calumet Township drainage improvement project.
For the master gardener, there is a solarium off the living/dining areas complete with indoor drainage grates, fountain and remote controlled skylights with rain sensing closers.
But Mobile is making some steps in the right direction, Daves said, citing the capital improvements to streets, parks and drainage that ultimately make the city a better place to be.
And a push is getting back under way for a bond referendum that Mayor Tomás Regalado has vowed will include millions in seed money for basic sea-rise projects like pumps, drainage and sea walls.
The fire in a large-diameter drainage duct was discovered around 8 p.m. in the 8900 block of Bradmoor Drive near the North Bethesda Middle School, authorities said.
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First Known Use of drainage
DRAINAGE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of drainage for English Language Learners
: the act or process of draining something : the act or process of removing water or liquid from a place or thing
DRAINAGE Defined for Kids
Definition of drainage for Students
: the act or process of removing a liquid Drainage of the flooded area has begun.
Medical Definition of drainage
1: the act or process of drawing off fluids from a cavity or wound by means of suction or gravity
2: a process of releasing internal conflicts or pent-up feelings (as hostility or guilt)
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