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Development groups ask for state aid for Vermont Yankee closing

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Development groups in Windham County is asking the state for millions of dollars to help deal with the aftermath when Vermont Yankee closes next year.

The Brattleboro Development Credit Corporation says these strategies were being developed, even before the announcement from Entergy that Yankee would shutdown. Experts there say they need about $2.3 million dollars from the state to attract more businesses and a redevelopment director.

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