Dennett Dam, built in 1933, is located on the Tuolumne River next to the 9th Street bridge in Modesto. Critics of the dam want it removed for safety reason and to restore the river and fish habitat. Three people have died near the dam since 2006. March 17, 2010 ((BART AH YOU/bahyou@modbee.com))
Dennett Dam, built in 1933, is located on the Tuolumne River next to the 9th Street bridge in Modesto. Critics of the dam want it removed for safety reason and to restore the river and fish habitat. Three people have died near the dam since 2006. March 17, 2010 ((BART AH YOU/bahyou@modbee.com))
Dennett Dam, built in 1933, is located on the Tuolumne River next to the 9th Street bridge in Modesto. Critics of the dam want it removed for safety reason and to restore the river and fish habitat. Three people have died near the dam since 2006. March 17, 2010 ((BART AH YOU/bahyou@modbee.com))

Past Time to Go: Other dams razed, why not deadly Dennett

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