Rebuilding lives and homes after the storm's devastation

Apr 23, 2014

Sandy Aid Could Be Diverted to Other Disaster Areas

Sandy Aid Could Be Diverted to Other Disaster Areas

Hundreds of millions of dollars promised to Sandy victims could go to other disaster areas in the country. Brynn Gingras reports

Apr 22, 2014

ATV Riders Destroying Dunes Installed After Sandy

ATV Riders Destroying Dunes Installed After Sandy

The New York City Parks Department is installing fences and fixing gates along dunes on a Staten Island beach, hoping to keep out ATV riders who have been destroying the barriers put in place after Sandy.

Apr 8, 2014

NJ Paid Fired Sandy Contractor $36M

NJ Paid Fired Sandy Contractor $36M

A major Sandy contractor has been paid $36 million — more than half the value of its three-year contract with the state — despite being terminated for performance issues after just eight months, a member of Gov....

Apr 1, 2014

NJ Town Builds Dikes to Sandy-Proof Neighborhoods

NJ Town Builds Dikes to Sandy-Proof Neighborhoods

A New Jersey town is almost finished building a five-mile string of dikes that officials believe will protect homeowners from the next major storm, officials tell NBC 4 New York.

Mar 31, 2014

Not One Home Fully Rebuilt Under NYC-Run Sandy Program: Officials

Not One Home Fully Rebuilt Under NYC-Run Sandy Program: Officials

New York City politicians and victims of Sandy are attacking a city-run program that's supposed to rebuild homes destroyed by the storm but that officials admit has yet to complete a single project.

Mar 21, 2014

More Efforts Underway to Rebuild Homes Destroyed by Sandy

More Efforts Underway to Rebuild Homes Destroyed by Sandy

An organization that started from an effort to help Hurricane Katrina victims in New Orleans is now helping storm victims along the Jersey Shore. Greg Cergol reports

Mar 17, 2014

Long Island Schools See More Homeless Students

Long Island Schools See More Homeless Students

The struggling economy and Sandy have combined to leave thousands more kids on Long Island without a permanent place to live. Greg Cergol reports.

Mar 14, 2014

Demo Work For Superstorm Sandy Buyout Program Begins

Demo Work For Superstorm Sandy Buyout Program Begins

Nearly 16 months after Sandy struck, New Jersey has demolished the first flood-damaged home under a Sandy buyout program. It's happening in Sayreville, where dozens of flood-damaged homes are scheduled...

Mar 14, 2014

Sandy Victims Must Pay Rent at NJ Fort, Trailers

Sandy Victims Must Pay Rent at NJ Fort, Trailers

Fifty-seven families displaced by Sandy still living on a former Army installation near the New Jersey shore or in government-supplied mobile homes will be able to stay for the summer, but they'll have to start...

Mar 3, 2014

Staten Island Sandy Victims Unleash on New Mayor

Staten Island Sandy Victims Unleash on New Mayor

Mayor de Blasio is beginning to bear the brunt of frustrations from New Yorkers still waiting for Sandy rebuilding money. Marc Santia reports.

Sandy Scams

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