With tag: firewood
Fuel Assistance Now Pays Cash For Those On Wood Heat
By John Dillon
As Vermont heads into the heating season, the state has launched
a major change in how it helps people who heat with wood. For the first time, the fuel
assistance program is making benefits directly to people on electronic debit
Program Distributes Firewood To Those In Need
is still a season away. But as the temperatures begin to drop, many are
beginning to think about heating their homes - or, in some cases, helping their
neighbors get the fuel they need.
A program in Addison County is giving people wood to heat their homes.
Volunteers Commemorate Sept. 11 Attacks
150 volunteers marked the anniversary of the September 11th
terrorist attacks in true Vermont
fashion Tuesday. They helped cut, stack and deliver firewood to needy
families in Lamoille County.
As Demand Grows For Firewood, So Do Complaints
Record-setting snowfall and sub-zero temperatures in the Northeast have led to
increased demand for firewood this heating season. There's also been an up-tick
in complaints by consumers who say they're getting less firewood than they pay