Logan Get Federal Funds for Storm Cleanup

The city of Logan has been given a waiver to use federal funds to help with damage from March 2012 storms that led to flooding, mudslides and landslides. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and Rep. Nick Rahall said the waiver was granted by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and will it help the city buy and demolish five residential properties on Pine Street and permanently close the roadway because of damage. The waiver also includes permitting the city to pave seven city-owned streets.