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Flood recovery meeting held in Prattsville

On October 16, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Flood recovery meeting held in Prattsville

http://hudsonvalley.ynn.com/content/news/700915/flood-recovery-meeting-held-in-prattsville/ Hudson Valley YNN By Erin Vannella October 16, 2013 Two years after being devastated by Tropical Storm Irene and the remnants of Lee, people in Prattsville are still trying to get back on their feet. Wednesday night, there was a meeting for people to talk about one of the…

Schoharie County storm victims still awaiting buyout money; Downstate victims reportedly getting theirs

On October 4, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Schoharie County storm victims still awaiting buyout money; Downstate victims reportedly getting theirs

http://wnyt.com/article/stories/S3182179.shtml?cat=300 WNYT Newschannel 13 By: Steve Flamisch October 4, 2013 MIDDLEBURGH — After Tropical Storm Irene flooded their home with more than nine feet of water in August 2011, Marlene and Stan Towne took-out a 30-year mortgage on a new house. Marlene will be 108 when the last payment comes…

NY Rising: A look at the future?

On October 1, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on NY Rising: A look at the future?

Times Journal By Patsy Nicosia Busier Main Streets. Open space. More housing and more housing options. A Schoharie Creek that’s a friend-not a foe-with improved public access. Economic development. That-and more-is the Schoharie Valley’s vision for its own future as seen through the eyes of its New York Rising Committee….

Recovery effort a fortunate detour

On September 30, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Recovery effort a fortunate detour

http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Recovery-effort-a-fortunate-detour-4855521.php Josh DeBartolo and his fiancee Alison Bryant sit on a picnic table on Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 in Schoharie, N.Y. The couple are getting married on Oct. 11 and moving to Peru to work for a center for malnourished children. (Lori Van Buren / Times Union) Times Union By…

Governor Cuomo Announces Housing Recovery Program to Compensate Homeowners for Repairs of Damage Due to Storms Irene, Lee and Sandy

On September 28, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Governor Cuomo Announces Housing Recovery Program to Compensate Homeowners for Repairs of Damage Due to Storms Irene, Lee and Sandy

Program Would Cover Repairs of Damage Due to ‘Earth Movement’ Not Covered Under National Flood Insurance Program Albany, NY Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that New York State’s Housing Recovery Program will fully compensate homeowners affected by Hurricane Irene, Tropical Storm Lee, and Superstorm Sandy for the repair costs…

Concert held in Schoharie to benefit Irene victims

On September 27, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Concert held in Schoharie to benefit Irene victims

Fox-23 SCHOHARIE, N.Y. — It was a very big turnout at the Presbyterian Church on Main Street in Schoharie Friday as residents were eager to see folk singer Tom Chapin – all for a good cause. The concert was to help the flood victims in Schoharie through SALT, the Schoharie…

Schoharie Recovery Director moving on to help others

On September 24, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Schoharie Recovery Director moving on to help others

http://hudsonvalley.ynn.com/content/news/697720/schoharie-recovery-director-moving-on-to-help-others/ Hudson Valley YNN By: Maria Valvanis September 24, 2013 An instrumental figure for flood recovery in Schoharie County is packing his bags. Josh DeBartolo’s days as Schoharie Recovery Director are almost over, but his service to others is just getting started. As YNN’s Maria Valvanis explains, DeBartolo will be…

Governor’s flood money on fast track

On September 17, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Governor’s flood money on fast track

Times Journal By Patsy Nicosia Efforts to decide which projects will make the best use of the $12 million Governor Cuomo has pledged for flood recovery and reconstruction are on the fast track. The really fast track. That’s according to Georgia Van Dyke, who with Sarah Goodrich, is co-chairing Schoharie…

Gov promises $12 million for flood rebuilding

On September 11, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Gov promises $12 million for flood rebuilding

http://www.timesjournalonline.com/details.asp?id=85159 Times Journal By Patsy Nicosia September 11, 2013 Governor Andrew Cuomo came to SUNY Cobleskill Tuesday to announce some $12 million in Irene and Lee recovery funding for Schoharie County. Through the New York Rising Community Reconstruction Program, the Towns of Middleburgh, Schoharie, and Esperance and the Village of…

Cuomo hears of a region rising after Tropical Storm Irene

On September 11, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Cuomo hears of a region rising after Tropical Storm Irene

http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Cuomo-hears-of-a-region-rising-4804050.php Times Union By: Rick Karlin September 11, 2013 Cobleskill Gov. Andrew Cuomo stopped at the state university campus here on Tuesday to visit with members of Schoharie Valley’s NY Rising committee, which is helping to guide the region’s long, slow recovery from Tropical Storm Irene two years ago. While much of Cuomo’s talk…