“Eight miles of roadway could be flooded just if the gates malfunction today,” Holloway said. “That goes up to 35 miles for the highest sea level rise scenario.”

    Up to 2,200 homes in north and southeast Venice could be impacted, according to the Moffat & Nichols analysis, as well as other structures.

    “Some of the most vulnerable are the schools,” said Holloway, including “the Westminster school we’re at here.”



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