Vermont Official Praises National Guard for Storm Help
By Army Staff Sgt. Jim Greenhill
National Guard Bureau
RUTLAND, Vt., Sept. 6, 2011 – The National Guard is essential to Vermont’s recovery from Hurricane Irene, the director of the state’s crippled road system said here Sept. 4.
Vermont transportation workers and National Guard personnel conduct an engineer assessment from the aftermath of Hurricane Irene. More than a mile of road is destroyed on Route 107 in Stockbridge, Vt. Members of the Maine National Guard were rebuilding the road on Labor Day, Sept. 5, 2011. Maine National Guard photo