Y2K pays off in Neighborhood preparedness for storm

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''It started with the focus on the Y2K, but it stayed together and has proven to us to be a very valuable organization,'' said Rick Wheeler, who is both a neighborhood contact and chairman of Concord's Board of Selectmen. ''It is doing a wonderful job in nurturing and reinforcing a sense of neighborhood.''

86 neighborhoods in Concord Mass are still using the email connector set up for Y2K Preparedness.

Read more at http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/070/northwest/When_storm_came_they_were_ready+.shtml

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