#vtirene
16.5K views | +0 today
Follow
#vtirene
A curation of the damage and recovery in Vermont left by Irene
Curated by Dan Dowling
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Tropical Storm Irene in NH, VT | August 2011 - Images | Scott P Yates Photography

Tropical Storm Irene in NH, VT | August 2011 - Images | Scott P Yates Photography | #vtirene | Scoop.it
While Tropical Storm Irene left the Seacoast of New Hampshire soggy and wind-whipped, the storm caused extensive flooding in parts of Vermont over the weekend of August 27 - 28. (Photographs by Scott P.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

I Am Vermont Strong

I Am Vermont Strong | #vtirene | Scoop.it
I Am Vermont Strong - Help support The VT Foodbank! Buy Here: - Description: These are being produced graciously at cost by Awesome Graphics in Rutland, Vermont and are ONLY available through our website.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Hurricane Irene takes out Route 4 near Mendon, VT

The course of this small stream was completely changed, taking out the only road to Rutland, VT from Killington, VT...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Irene's impact on tourism in Vermont (VIDEO) | WCAX

Irene's impact on tourism in Vermont (VIDEO) | WCAX | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Images of washed out roads and destroyed bridges are making headlines across the country. And that's a major problem for some Vermont tourist towns that escaped the storm relatively unscathed.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Reaching the cutoff community of Rochester (VIDEO) | WCAX

Reaching the cutoff community of Rochester (VIDEO)  | WCAX | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Progress Wednesday for cutoff communities in Vermont. The state has now carved emergency roads into all of the towns. We caught a ride into the cutoff community of Rochester with CVPS line crews.
more...
No comment yet.
Suggested by Edward Vielmetti
Scoop.it!

2011 Vermont flood maps after Irene - Vacuum

Vermont was hard hit by Irene. There are lots of photos and videos out there showing some of the devastation and flooding; here are maps that give some sense for the area involved.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Hope in Vermont. Awesome rainbow in Mallets Bay Colchester. on Twitpic

Hope in Vermont. Awesome rainbow in Mallets Bay Colchester. on Twitpic | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Hope in #Vermont. Awesome #rainbow in Mallets Bay #Colchester.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Mad River Valley bears brunt of Irene damage in Central Vermont | VT Digger

Mad River Valley bears brunt of Irene damage in Central Vermont | VT Digger | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Floodwaters tore through the Waterbury State Office Complex and decimated several prominent Vermont businesses, including the Alchemist Pub & Brewery in Waterbury, and the Pitcher Inn and American Flatbread in Waitsfield.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Message from Rochester: 'We need help, but we're not hurt' | Burlington Free Press

Message from Rochester: 'We need help, but we're not hurt' | Burlington Free Press | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Two tenuous lifelines connected the mountain town of Rochester to the rest of the world Tuesday in the wake of Sunday's catastrophic floods: cellphone service from a single hillside, and a 'goat path' navigable only by emergency off-road...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

News Desk: Requiem for a Covered Bridge | The New Yorker

News Desk: Requiem for a Covered Bridge | The New Yorker | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Two days after Hurricane Irene passed through Vermont, you can still hear the sound of roaring water virtually everywhere.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Wilmington assesses downtown destruction - Brattleboro Reformer

Wilmington assesses downtown destruction - Brattleboro Reformer | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Tuesday August 30, 2011 WILMINGTON -- Fire Chief Ken March reported to the Wilmington fire station early Sunday morning to set up an Emergency Operations Center and prepare for the coming onslaught of Hurricane Irene.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

How to help Irene victims in Vermont

How to help Irene victims in Vermont | #vtirene | Scoop.it
We have received many inquiries from people who escaped the wrath of Irene wondering how they can help these stricken communities.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Local Volunteer & Fundraising Links for Irene Response

Local Volunteer & Fundraising Links for Irene Response | #vtirene | Scoop.it
RT @SeventhGen: Looking for how you can get involved in #VT communities to support those affected by #Irene?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Vermonters launch their own storm relief efforts | Burlington Free Press


Individuals set up funds, make T-shirts and coordinate volunteers to help Vermonters in need of storm relief.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Rebuilding Pittsfield: We Need Your Help | SPARTAN RACE™ Blog

Rebuilding Pittsfield: We Need Your Help | SPARTAN RACE™ Blog | #vtirene | Scoop.it

As you have heard, Hurricane Irene, the storm that threatened to cause major damage to the east coast, from the Carolinas to the Cape, took an unprecedented turn for the worst – flooding the roads, damaging, and destroying the homes of thousands of east coasters.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Google Works With Vermont To Map Vermont Flood Information

Google and VTrans just launched a new website to track road and bridge closures and other information. Many folks have complained that 511vt.com only includes the state roads and not the local/town...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Vermont Edition: Vermont After Irene | VPR

Vermont Edition: Vermont After Irene | VPR | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Vermont Edition provides continuing coverage of the aftermath of Tropical Storm Irene.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

A River Runs Through It | Powder Magazine

A River Runs Through It | Powder Magazine | #vtirene | Scoop.it
A first-hand account of Hurricane Irene from the perspective of a Vermont skier...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Shumlin, Leahy reject criticism that Vermont was not aggressive enough on evacuations | Washington Post

Shumlin, Leahy reject criticism that Vermont was not aggressive enough on evacuations | Washington Post | #vtirene | Scoop.it
BERLIN, Vt. — Vermont officials say it would not have helped to issue more extensive evacuation orders before the arrival of Tropical Storm Irene because it was impossible to tell where flooding would be at its worst.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

VPR News: Repairing Bridges Damaged By Irene Pose Challenges

VPR News: Repairing Bridges Damaged By Irene Pose Challenges | #vtirene | Scoop.it
One of the biggest challenges facing state transportation officials is repairing the dozens of state bridges that have been severely damaged by Hurricane Irene.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Aerial view of Vt. damage (VIDEO) | WCAX

Aerial view of Vt. damage (VIDEO) | WCAX | #vtirene | Scoop.it
A look at Irene's aftermath from the sky-- we took to the air to try to get a better look at the damage in Vermont.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Irene: Vermont in Crisis (Photos, Videos, Tweets) - The Daily Beast

Irene: Vermont in Crisis (Photos, Videos, Tweets) - The Daily Beast | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Hurricane Irene's worst damage occurred in Vermont. See shocking photos, videos, and tweets.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

Jim Cantore's Message For Vermont After Irene

Jim Cantore describes his thoughts after Irene lashed the East Coast. He specifically talks about his home state of Vermont and delivers a message to people ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Dan Dowling
Scoop.it!

30 Incredible Photos Of Irene's Destruction In Vermont

30 Incredible Photos Of Irene's Destruction In Vermont | #vtirene | Scoop.it
30 Incredible Photos Of Irene's Destruction In Vermont: Unreal.
more...
No comment yet.