Joe Foreman
Debris scattered on the porch of the flood-damaged home near Pacific Junction owned by Jason and Fran Parr.
Flood-displaced Residents Ponder Buy-out Options

Stay or go?

As a second round of severe flooding hits western Mills County, many displaced residents are considering that very option: stick out what is expected to be a years-long recovery process or simply cutting bait and moving on.

The former option, and the potential of government-funded buy-out of these flood-prone properties, appears to be gaining traction.