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Nichols To Recieve Community Grant

Nichols To Recieve Community Grant

NICHOLS, NY (WENY)---It's been 11 months since flooding from Tropical Storm Lee destroyed some communities in the Twin Tiers. Now, some of those communities are getting help with their rebuilding efforts. One of those communities is Nichols.

The Tioga County, New York village which will get close to $30,000 in the form a community recovery grant.

It's the latest round of flood-repair funding announced by Governor Cuomo. The grant money will go to a community athletic facility that was damaged during the flooding. The village hasn't decided whether or not they will rebuild the center in it's existing location. But if they do, it will be designed to be less vulnerable to flood damage.