Manchester Township’s Snowstorm Costs Reported

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MANCHESTER – The first big snowstorm of the season cost the town about $60,000, officials said.

Business administrator Donna Markulic provided estimates on the cost of the storm. It included $16,165 in personnel, $27,037 in equipment, $3,432 for 1,144 gallons of fuel, and $5,910 for 98.5 tons of salt. These costs were incurred on Jan. 4.

On Jan. 5, there was an additional $10,000 of clean-up work done.

The police department reported that the employees were able to handle the storm without any overtime, she said.

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