Tag: Superstorm Sandy

Nassau Could Face $77M Deficit, Warns Maragos

"This situation is unfortunate, but not surprising."

Nassau Makes Case for FEMA Funds to Improve Bay Park Plant

The county is seeking $690 million to construct an ocean outfall pipe.

$61M in Storm Grants Proposed for Long Island

Forty-million alone would go to Island Park.

Sandy Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Central Islip

“It does take a village to help a community rebuild."

$1.4B in Sandy Aid to Rebuild Long Island Electric Grid

The money will pay for elevating substations and placing some power lines underground, officials said.

Nassau Issues Bids for 2nd Phase of West Shore Road Reconstruction

The road opened last June after it was badly damaged by Superstorm Sandy.

Schumer: Feds Will Fund $180M Long Beach Dune Project

"This project, fully funded by the federal government, will ultimately provide massive protections for Long Beach residents and businesses."

NY Launches Citizen Disaster Training in Farmingdale

“We want our state's citizens to be the most prepared in the nation for natural disasters."

$145 Million in Federal Aid Awarded to LIRR for Sandy Repairs

In total, the MTA received $886 million in grant money.

VP Biden Joins Cuomo in Announcing ‘Reimagine’ NY Plan

“We have to think in different terms."