"When It Rains..."Bono to Hold Flood Public Meeting

BONO, AR (KAIT) - Residents in the Cache River bottoms sections of Craighead, Jackson and Poinsett Counties know all too well about issues with flooding and today, that will be the subject of a public meeting in Bono.

The meeting will be hosted by Mayor L.M. Duncan and the Army's Corps of Engineers.

It all starts at 3:00 p.m. at the Bono Senior Citizen's Building, located at 111 East College Street.

Farms and landowners in Region 8 have been battling the problem of flooding for years.  With multiple flood warnings in effect today due to the heavy rains, the meeting may be held at a time when the problem is the greatest.

Region 8 News will report on any developments from this meeting.