Maine’s Lincoln County eligible for post-Irene aid

The Associated Press
Posted Sept. 24, 2011, at 12:02 p.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — Officials say Maine’s Lincoln County is now eligible for federal aid for damaged caused by Tropical storm Irene.

The funds can help communities cover the costs of responding to the storm, repairing damage to roads and bridges and debris removal.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency says Lincoln County is the fourth in Maine to receive assistance for communities. The others are Franklin, Oxford and York.

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