Our daily paper at home, the Brattleboro Reformer, carried the story this morning. The story is gaining media attention but we must pressure the Town to do the right thing and accept the bid it rejected. Much of the work is already done. My apartment, for instance, barely flooded and the Fire Dept said my building had no structural damage. The Town is now saying it was severely damaged. It all reeks of our Selectboard Chair's campaign to get rid of Affordable Housing in Brattleboro.
Here is a reasonable explanation of what's going on:
Meanwhile I'm launching an email campaign to the Town Officials. Should you wish to weigh in on this class warfare, here are their email addresses:
Barb Sondag, Town Manager email@example.com
Patrick Moreland, Asst Town Manager firstname.lastname@example.org
Rod Francis, Planning Director email@example.com
Brian Bannon, Zoning Administrator firstname.lastname@example.org
Sue Fillion, Planner email@example.com
We are being hosed. Please help.
2 days ago