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The Town Hurricane Harvey Ruined

Rosharon, Texas shows how a hurricane's devastating effects persist long after the floodwaters recede.
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By Arlo Perez

Rosharon Texas, a small farming town 30 miles south of Houston, was devastated by Hurricane Harvey. Not only did its Cambodian-American residents lose their homes and businesses to floodwaters, but the town’s buildings became petri dishes of dangerous mold and bacteria.

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