Southbury holds meeting on storm preparation

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Southbury officials held a special meeting Monday night where the public could share their experiences with the town’s response to a tornado in May.

Officials are calling the tornado the worst disaster Southbury has seen in decades.

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Some attendees criticized the response, while others were more positive.

First Selectman Jeff Manville said, “In any natural disaster, anything could be improved, there are always mistakes made. I will be the first to admit there were some mistakes.”

Southbury will hold a second meeting on July 16.

People can also mail or email their feedback to town hall.

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