Vanderburgh and numerous other counties in the state asked the Federal Emergency Management Agency for hep in paying for items such as broken water mains and and road salt.
But FEMA denied the request, which means each county will have to pay for their own costs.
Evansville says that number could hit $500,000 in water line repairs alone.
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