Split decision

Photo by Whitney Joseph

A large tree fell across Tinker Town Road in Dover Plains, near the Taylor Oil facility, following the Friday, March 2, Nor’easter. Road crews decided to saw the tree in half to let traffic pass. Dutchess County was in a state of emergency for several days after the storm. A total of 8,910 Central Hudson customers and 4,786 NYSEG customers were still without power on Monday, March 5. Right, a tree lining Sinpatch Road in Wassaic was sheared in half after Friday’s high winds and snowfall.

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