Storm Damage Costs in Knox, Lincoln, and Waldo Counties

Updated 6 years ago

Knox County Emergency Management Director Ray Sisk estimates the cost of road repairs due to flooding will be in the hundreds of thousands of dollars range. Sisk adds that the number is conservative at this point since damage assessments are in the initial stages. Waldo County Officials are reporting road repairs could cost at least 150-thousand dollars in Northport. Damages in lincolnville are expected to exceed that. Searsport is up to 60-thousand dollars. Maine Emergency Management Spokesperson, Lynette Miller urges citizens to report any problem to local officials. When those damages are reported to MEMA it can be determined whether or not towns can apply for federal aid to pay for repairs. For more information on flood safety please visit this site.


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