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Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1968 June

In the Salem, Va., Courthouse, Salem City Council Reviews the City Water Supply, Plans for Renovating Eddy Avenue Bridge, and the Economic Opportunity Act

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The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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1 min., 14 sec.
The Salem City Council meets to discuss the city water supply from the south fork of the Roanoke River. Citizens attend to hear the council's decisions concerning flood control, soil conservation, and water storage. Council also discusses plans for renovation of Eddy Avenue Bridge, recently announced unsafe, and the Economic Opportunity Act.
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