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State Asks Powerless To Remain Patient

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Federal aid is on the way, to help with last week's ice storm. President Bush has signed a federal emergency disaster declaration for nine Massachusetts counties.

More than 100,000 homes and businesses remain without power, four days after the storm. That's down from a peak of 350,000 on Friday.

For more on the clean-up efforts and the challenges that remain, WBUR spoke with Peter Judge of the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency.

This program aired on December 15, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.

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