tropical storm http://wamc.org en VT Irene Recovery Bill at $733M, More Work to Do http://wamc.org/post/vt-irene-recovery-bill-733m-more-work-do <p>Vermont officials say the total cost of recovering from Tropical&nbsp;Storm&nbsp;Irene is estimated at $733 million and the federal government is expected to pay about three quarters of that amount.&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley reports&hellip;</p><p>Administration Secretary Jeb Spaulding says the state expects it will have to pay about $110 million for its share of the repair costs.</p><p>Spaulding and other top state officials gave a briefing Thursday on the efforts to recover from the biggest natural disaster in almost a century.</p> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 11:24:39 +0000 Pat Bradley 41066 at http://wamc.org VT Irene Recovery Bill at $733M, More Work to Do