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Local News
9:16 am
Tue March 18, 2014

Snow, Once Again

Credit Don Rush

Delmarvans were once again digging themselves out of the snow yesterday and braving the slushy roads.

Monday brought 5 to 7 inches of snow in the Salisbury area bringing this season’s total to 18.5 inches.

In Sussex County as much 9 inches blanketed the region.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports that none of this comes close to the 2009-2020 season that saw 40 inches of snow.            

Is it over?

The region has seen as much as 10 inches of snow in April but that was in 1915.

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Local News
11:08 am
Thu March 6, 2014

Delaware Running Low on Funds to Fix Potholes

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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Delaware transportation officials say fixing the bumpy roads left behind after this particularly rough winter may be a budget buster.

The Department of Transportation budgeted nearly $6.3 million for road patching this fiscal year, but it only has about $2.2 million left. Officials expect the Pavement Management Section will have to make up the difference by shifting funds from scheduled spring paving work.

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