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Hogback Spillway 2
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Due to heavy snowfall during the winter the MDC is releasing water at the Goodwin Dam via the spillway. This photo was taken the day after the photo next to it. Goodwin Dam also known locally as Hogback was built after the Flood of 55 as a flood control structure and completed in 1960. The dam is a Hydro Electric facility and is owned and operated by the MDC. The Metropolitan District Corporation is a non-profit municipal corporation chartered in 1929 to provide potable water and sewerage services on a regional basis.
Copyright: Richard english
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Uploaded: 22/03/2011
Updated: 07/05/2014
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Tags: nature; reservoir; river; connecticut; water
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