Archive for West LTR Updates

Thursday, May 9th, 2013 @ 12:08PM

West Long-Term Recovery Update (5-9-2013)

Dear West and Neighboring Communities: Significant progress towards recovery was made over the last 10 days.  The first sign that we were heading in that direction was the familiar sound of the train whistle, as it rolled through town on Sunday afternoon, only 4 days after the explosion.  What many…

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013 @ 11:27AM

West Long-Term Recovey Update (5-2-2013)

Dear West and Neighboring Communities: Thousands of people from hundreds of agencies and countless volunteers came to our aid two weeks ago.  We will be forever grateful for their response and service.  As we begin to recover from this disaster, we must find a way to transition away from total…