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Schoharie County Recovery Group Celebrates Recovery Efforts After Irene

On August 28, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

SCHOHARIE COUNTY, N.Y. — Thursday marks three years since Tropical Storm Irene hit the area. Schoharie County experienced devastating flooding during the storm in 2011. One of the groups involved in the recovery effort, the Schoharie Area Long Term Incorporated, also known as SALT, is celebrating three years of recovery…

Sarah Goodrich Interview on WGY 810

On July 28, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

Sarah Goodrich Interview on WGY 810 Schoharie Area Long Term (SALT) was formed to help recovery efforts after Hurricane/Tropical Storms Irene and Lee wreaked havoc on Upstate New York. Sarah Goodrich, Executive Director of SALT talks with Read Shepherd about the progress they’ve made and what lies ahead. She discusses…

SALT Continues Recovery Efforts Nearly Three Years After Flood

On July 16, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

http://albany.twcnews.com/content/news/mohawk_valley/753187/salt-continues-recovery-efforts-nearly-three-years-after-flood/ Mohawk Valley TWC By Barry Wygel July 15, 2014 Officials with Schoharie Area Long Term Recovery said about 75 percent of the properties that were damaged have been rebuilt, but even when that number reaches 100, work is not over. Reporter Barry Wygel has more. SCHOHARIE VALLEY, N.Y. —…

Volunteers Help in Three Flood Projects

On March 24, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

http://www.theschoharienews.com/2014/03/volunteers-help-in-three-flood-projects.html Schoharie News March 22, 2014 Volunteers in Middleburgh helped fix up three projects in town. The cooperation between the SALT, the Village of Middleburgh, and the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity brought together over a dozen volunteers. This group assisted in fixing up three office spaces on Railroad Avenue.  …

Middleburgh hosts Irene storytelling session

On January 15, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Middleburgh-hosts-Irene-storytelling-session-5139843.php Time Union By Brian Fitzgerald January 13, 2014 Middleburgh No one who was living in the Schoharie Valley in the last days of August 2011 will ever forget what they saw, heard and felt during Tropical Storm Irene and in the days and months afterward. Residents here want to make…

MLK event to collect stories of Irene

On January 15, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

http://www.timesjournalonline.com/details.asp?id=88221 Times Journal January 14, 2014 Schoharie Area Long Term is among those sponsoring “Stories of Hurricane Irene,” part of a Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Reflection on Service, Monday, January 20, in the social hall of the Middleburgh Reformed Church. Also taking part in the day-long event…

Schoharie Family Home for the Holidays

On January 9, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

Check out the video WNYT posted! http://wnyt.com/article/stories/S3255047.shtml?cat=300   WNYT December 20, 2013 SCHOHARIE – For the first time in two years, a family is back in their own home. The Parks Family moved back into their Bridge Street Home this past weekend. The family’s home was destroyed by flooding from…

FEMA may pay to rebuild but not move flood-ravaged sheriff’s office

On December 2, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on FEMA may pay to rebuild but not move flood-ravaged sheriff’s office

http://blog.timesunion.com/capitol/archives/200320/fema-may-pay-to-rebuild-but-not-move-flood-ravaged-sheriffs-office/ Capitol Confidential  By Rick Karlin  November 26, 2013 Here’s a dilemma that state and local officials are facing in the ongoing recovery from Hurricane Irene which swept through the Mohawk Valley in 2011. Efforts to move the Schoharie County jail and sheriff’s office, which is in a flood plain…

Your Best Shot

On November 12, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Your Best Shot

http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Your-Best-Shot-4973090.php Times Union November 10, 2013 Gov. Andrew Cuomo presents an award to Schoharie Area Long Term’s Executive Director Sarah Goodrich, one of 16 recipients statewide honored late last month for their efforts during the aftermath of storms that affected the state, including Irene and Sandy.  

Flood recovery meeting set in Schoharie

On November 4, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Flood recovery meeting set in Schoharie

http://thedailystar.com/localnews/x1442599769/Flood-recovery-meeting-set-in-Schoharie/?state=taberU The Daily Star November 4, 2013 An open house to discuss the Community Reconstruction Plan being created by local Schoharie stakeholders through the New York Rising Community Reconstruction Program is scheduled for Thursday. The meeting will run from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Schoharie Town Hall at 300 Main St….