This morning's paper was marginally more aware of the hurricane. Two articles involved local government discussions about costs and rebuilding, and one article about the downtown movie theater reopening. Otherwise, everything is over, done, and complete.
Where I live, this is a stark reminder that media has an extremely short attention span. Here are photos which I took in my neighborhood on Mon, Tue, and Wed (today). It takes time to recover from a disaster. One can only wish (futilely, it would seem) that local media would at least keep neighbors informed that many neighbors are still rebuilding and recovering.
Monday, South Newfane ...
|Construction crews begin widening the channel of the Rock River and repairing/replacing the river bank|
|Augur Hole Road - construction on new abutment for the bridge currently served by the "Tom Fusco Memorial Bypass"|
|Telephone line crew working to restore phone service|
|Continuing work on Rock River|
|Repairing river bank|
|Widening Rock River and repairing the river bank|