Half of the Debris from Tornadoes removed
Alabama is making the best of the situation and moving forward despite
tremendous obstacles. We shall overcome Alabama. Keep putting one step in front of the other.
In 96 cities, towns and counties, government workers, private contractors and volunteers continue to tackle the rest — another 4 million cubic yards.
Gone from yards and roadsides are almost 6 million cubic yards of debris — enough to put a six-foot-high cover on all four lanes of Interstate 65 from Birmingham to Mobile.
Statements from the Al.com blog: click here for full report.