Final Note

Cost of melting icy roads … is heating up

Kai Ryssdal Jan 26, 2015
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Final Note

Cost of melting icy roads … is heating up

Kai Ryssdal Jan 26, 2015
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All that salt and brine and sand that’s being sprayed on the roads and highways in preparation for the big storm is getting more expensive.

Statewide in New Yorkthe average price of road salt hit $58 a ton last fall. 

That’s up 27 percent from a year ago.

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