Fries cleans up flood

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Burst sprinkler floods Fries Library, other rooms in Community Center

By Shaina Stockton

FRIES — Cleaning and restoration efforts are underway at the Fries Community Center after the building suffered flood damage from a burst sprinkler on Christmas Eve.
Denny Brooms, Fries Community Center director, shared news of the flood on social media on Monday. Thursday, he reached out to the newspaper to share an update on the cleanup process.
“We had hundreds of gallons pour in. It flooded our library and the lobby, and we’ve been cleaning up everything for several days,” said Brooms.

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