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On Hottest Day of 2020, Brick Prepares for Winter Snow Removal

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A snowy road in Brick's Herbertsville section in 2013. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
A snowy road in Brick’s Herbertsville section. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Preparation is often the smart choice in government, even if it comes with a side of seasonal irony.

On a day when temperatures neared triple-digits, Brick township council members approved a new agreement for road salt that will be applied during winter snow and ice storms. The governing body awarded a contract to Atlantic Salt, of Lowell, Mass. for an amount not to exceed $200,000 over three years. The contract was awarded through a cooperative with Stafford Township.

Council President Lisa Crate said over the last two years, Brick spent $117,000 on road salt.

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