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FILE -- A snowplow (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Brutal Winter Leaves Some Municipalities With Depleted Snow-Removal Budgets

As Mother Nature belts the Tri-State Area with snowstorm after snowstorm, some municipalities are draining their budgets to clean up the mess.

03/04/2015

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Rockland County Officials Hoping They Have Enough Salt To Last Through Winter

Skip Vezzetti, Rockland’s superintendent of highways, said this winter seem to be falling in line with recent years, when the county has spent $300,000 to $400,000 for salt and other melting supplies.

02/11/2015

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Snowstorm Makes Mess Of Roads, Causes Power Woes In Westchester, Rockland

Up to 18 inches of snow could fall on parts of Putnam and Rockland counties. Lesser amounts, between 6 to 10 inches, are expected in Westchester.

02/13/2014

A salt plow in Clarkstown, N.Y. - Feb. 8, 2013 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Rockland Salt Plow Driver: ‘I Don’t Leave Until It’s Done’

It’s hard to fathom the weight of one of the big plow trucks full of salt until you’re in the passenger seat, which is where WCBS 880 reporter Alex Silverman got to be Friday morning.

02/08/2013

Storm Debris - Clarkstown, NY - Nov 29, 2011 (credit: Sean Adams / WCBS 880)

Freak October Storm Debris Still Around In Rockland County

In Germonds Park in Clarkstown, it’s a snapshot of what’s going on across the region.

11/29/2011

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N.Y. Town Using New Machine To Fix Potholes

With all the ice, snow, salt, plowing, freezing and thawing this winter, road craters are opening up all over.

02/12/2011

NY Towns Aware Of Snow Supplies, Costs

With storm after storm after storm, towns across the Tri-State are taking one beating after another with salt supplies low and machinery getting used everyday. Clarkstown, however, is pulling through this winter despite the obstacles.

02/05/2011