FEMA nixes town request for payback

FEMA nixes town request for payback

There are 4 comments on the The Bennington Banner story from Jul 20, 2012, titled FEMA nixes town request for payback. In it, The Bennington Banner reports that:

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has rejected the town's request for reimbursement of about $4 million in emergency work following Tropical Storm Irene, potentially leaving local taxpayers on the hook for the bill.

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Gobyebye

Bennington, VT

#2 Jul 20, 2012
Then leave. Plenty of states where the taxes are lower.

Since: Feb 11

McHenry, MD

#4 Jul 21, 2012
Elmers Offshore Services wrote:
Greeaaaaat!
My taxes are going up again.
Elmer, consider thy source in which thy request originated....
Need I say more??????
mom buddy

Hoosick Falls, NY

#6 Jul 21, 2012
Gobyebye wrote:
Then leave. Plenty of states where the taxes are lower.
he can't leave. his trailer was bought used (used up) it is too old and rotten to move. and who would buy it. if pudd left town he would be homeless and pennyless like alex.
THEGrnMtnBoy

Montpelier, VT

#9 Jul 23, 2012
You can thanks Stuie and DUH selectboard. Why didn't they wait to see what the feds were going to allow BEFORE borrowing FIVE MILLION DOLLARS/

That stretch of river is going to be a biological desert for many years

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