DOT Sets $1.58 Billion for Disaster-Related Repairs

The U.S. Department of Transportation said it will give $1.58 billion to help repair roads and bridges damaged by recent natural disasters.

Timothy Cama | Staff Reporter
January 10, 2012

Vermont Makes Progress Repairing Roads, Bridges Following Irene

Vermont roads and bridges washed out by Hurricane Irene in August have been repaired quickly since then, the New York Times reported Tuesday.

December 6, 2011

Active 2011 Hurricane Season Predicted

This year’s Atlantic hurricane season, which starts Wednesday, could produce more storms than usual and include three to six major storms, according to the U.S. Climate Prediction Center, Bloomberg reported.

June 1, 2011

Forecasters Predict Active Hurricane Season

Federal officials are forecasting an active Atlantic hurricane season this year, with 14 to 23 tropical storms, including eight to 14 hurricanes, the Associated Press reported

May 27, 2010