Nearly all of the power outages have been repaired in Vermont after Sandy brought high winds and rain to the state.
The state’s largest utility, Green Mountain Power, is now making plans to send 70 employees, including lineworkers and support staff, to help restore power in other states devastated by the storm.
Amtrak is working to restore train service in parts of the Northeast after the region was walloped by Hurricane Sandy.
But the Ethan Allen Express to and from Rutland will not be running today because of track damage south of Albany, N.Y.
The Vermonter service from St. Albans to Washington, D.C., also is cancelled today.
Amtrak says it plans to restore some service on Friday to and from New York City.