“Nearly one year ago Tropical Storm Irene clawed apart more than 500 miles of state roads and dozens of bridges, isolating thirteen communities. The flood washed about 1700 Vermonters out of their homes.
“Today most of the roads and bridges are back and people are safe and secure. But many are still unsettled and the wounds are still raw.”
This is from one of several spots VPR has put together highlighting recovery efforts. Our own Asah Rowles is featured in the clip linked below: