Gov. Sununu Requests Disaster Declaration For March Snow Storm


CONCORD, NH (AP) – New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu is requesting that President Donald Trump issue a major disaster declaration and provide funds for a severe snowstorm that hit the state in March.

Sununu’s request on Friday includes a designation of public assistance for Carroll, Rockingham and Strafford counties, and a statewide designation of the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program.

The storm hit the state on March 13. Sununu said the storm strained state and local resources. It resulted in hundreds of school closures and traffic accidents.