Tag: Sandy

Government Shutdown Could Stall Long Island Sandy Recovery

If the stalemate continues, the Fire Island to Montauk Point coastal rebuilding project could be impacted by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers staff cuts.

NBC’s George to the Rescue Helps Massapequa Mom

The episode of the home renovation show featuring the Long Island family airs 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26 on NBC.

Nassau County Exec Democratic Primary Voters’ Guide

Voters will decide whether Suozzi or Haber win the Democratic primary Tuesday to face Mangano in November.

Nassau Sewage Plant Fix Funding Feud Drags On

Democrats and Republicans are still arguing about how to pay for fixing the Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant.

Rival Plans Pitched for Nassau Sewage Plant Repair Oversight

County lawmakers are expected to debate borrowing $400 million to fix the plants at their Monday meeting.

Long Beach Boardwalk Reopens Saturday

“We’re like a boxer that’s been knocked down, but Long Beach has gotten up and delivered the knock out punch against Sandy.”

Nassau OKs $262M for Bay Park Sewage Plant Repairs

Officials say the plant still needs another half billion dollars in upgrades to keep it from failing again in the event of another hurricane like Sandy.

Shady Sandy Contractor Stings Net 61 Arrests

The suspects are linked to 56 different companies, some local, some from out of town.

Hurricane Season Returns, Long Island Urged to Prepare

“Hurricane Sandy and Irene should erase any doubt that Long Island is not vulnerable to coastal storms."

Long Island Waterfront Restaurants Reopening After Sandy

“It is like opening a brand new place. Business was phenomenal.”