Irene Redevelopment

North Country News
10:30 am
Sat February 16, 2013

First Post-Irene Plan Set in Flood Ravaged Vermont Town

Credit Ryan Delaney/WAMC

The federal government is going to contribute $950,000 as part of a plan to build 27 units of affordable housing in a Vermont state office building in Waterbury made unusable by flooding from Tropical Storm Irene.

Governor Peter Shumlin and U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy on Friday announced the grant for the $6 million project on the building that fronts on Main Street.

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