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Dump Heroku Postgres DB and Restore Locally

Nice job Heroku, you made this super simple:

heroku pg:backups:capture
heroku pg:backups:download
pg_restore --verbose --clean --no-acl --no-owner -h localhost -U myuser -d mydb latest.dump
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