As soon as he heard about a possible lack of available road salt to treat snowy and icy roadways, Northampton, Massachusetts Public Works Director Ned Huntley took a preventative measure.
Two years ago Saturday a tornado wreaked havoc on a 39-mile stretch of western and central Massachusetts destroying buildings, toppling trees and causing injury and death.
The June 1st, 2011, tornadoes that tore through western and central Massachusetts destroyed parts of downtown Monson, as well as many homes in this rural community, home to about 8,500 people
It’s edging close to a year since a tornado devastated the small Massachusetts town of Monson, and residents are still rebuilding their commercial district, a half-mile stretch of the town’s main r
As the city of Springfield drafts a comprehensive, $500,000 redevelopment plan for neighborhoods damaged by the June 1st tornadoes, officials in Monson, Massachusetts are also urging residents to give input on their rebuilding plans, and to take advantage of social services.