Knowing your ‘flood zone’ can help avoid a costly disaster

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. —  Did you know that anywhere it rains, it can flood? Floods are the most damaging and costly natural disaster. The average flood damage claim for homeowners is $35,000.  Do you "know your zone"?  The Metropolitan Sewer District wants you to help educate yourself.  If you would like to view St. Louis County flood zones go to

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