City Leaders Prepare Food for the Snow Workers

More than 500 sandwiches, 10 gallons of soup and chips are ready for the snowplow drivers, emergency personnel and others involved in the city's effort during the snow storm.

Rapid sandwich making was on the agenda for a small gathering of Attleboro leaders Friday afternoon at the home of Sue Blais, vice chair of the Attleboro Republican City Committee.

The sandwiches are for the snowplow drivers, emergency personnel and others involved in the city's effort during the snowstorm. Soup and chips are also being provided. All the food is being provided for free and nobody is paid to prepare it.

The food is needed because stores are closed during most of the time while the city is handling issues with the snowstorm, Blais said. 

Those helping with the sandwich making were Mayor Kevin Dumas, City Councilors Jay DiLisio and Brian Kirby, city administrator Barry LaCasse and Attleboro GOP Chair Howard Bibeault.

Gretchen Robinson February 09, 2013 at 07:37 PM
Not republican but this is a huge public service. The crews are at it hour after hour. Right effort" as Buddhists say.
Jonathan Friedman (Editor) February 09, 2013 at 07:44 PM
Feeding people who are working late at night/early morning to make the city function after a storm is a bipartisan issue.
bruce carpenter February 10, 2013 at 10:20 AM
Great job well done and to see many hands making a task go quick. Now come to food And friends as this is done 6 days a week
Bobby February 10, 2013 at 04:57 PM
Pleasant st in city in bad shape for sure and this main rte for most ambulances to travel to Sturdy,as soon as you get to Norton line Rte 123 is down to pavement and I dont mean patches of pavement the whole road all the way to 495 in Norton,Attleboro Post Office will ned a big excavotor to clean out as not been touched since storm started,Oakhill ave to Park in Attleboro covered wagon trail,


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