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Alabama Tornadoes
4:14 pm
Thu January 10, 2013

Ala. Town Hit By '11 Twisters Gets Demo OK

An Alabama town hit by two tornadoes during the April 2011 outbreak is finally approved for federal money to demolish its badly damaged downtown area.
Credit FEMA

Officials say an Alabama town hit by two tornadoes during the April 2011 outbreak is finally approved for federal money to demolish its badly damaged downtown area.


Leaders in the Walker County city of Cordova hope the project can begin moving forward within the next two or three months.


Officials announced the decision today at a meeting of Cordova's long-term recovery committee.

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