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Stories From Main Street: Volunteers Still Hard At Work On Sandy-Damaged Homes In Little FerryTwo years after Sandy struck, some residents are finally getting their homes cleaned up, said Mike Stimson with Habitat for Humanity.
Proposal By Queens Congressman Targets FEMA Push For Sandy RepaymentsA proposal by a Queens congressman would allow the Federal Emergency Management Agency to back off in its pursuit to recoup aid mistakenly paid out to Superstorm Sandy victims.
State Spending $1 Million On Lower East Side Flood Protection ProjectAs part of the project, wetlands, which will act as a sponge to absorb storm water, will be built at East River Park, WCBS 880's Peter Haskell reported.
Assemblyman To Superstorm Sandy Victims: Don't Repay FEMA A DimeAssemblyman Phil Goldfeder, D-Far Rockaway, said he's asked FEMA to stop requesting the repayments, but the agency says it's required by law to try to recoup money it sent out by mistake.
NJ Officials, Residents On Sandy Anniversary: Rebuilding Has Been Too SlowThe second anniversary of Superstorm Sandy arrived Wednesday in New Jersey, where recovery is happening unevenly, with many houses, boardwalks and businesses rebuilt, but many other people still unable to return to their homes.
NJ Utilities: Communication With Customers Will Be Better For Next StormA major complaint in the days following Sandy was that customers didn't know what repairs crews were working on when their power would be restored.
South Street Seaport Businesses Pick Up The Pieces After Superstorm SandyThe three businesses are located on South Street, Peck Slip and Front Street and are part of a merchants' alliance formed in the wake of Sandy called Old Seaport New York.
Schumer: 2 Years After Sandy, NY Has Received $17B For Infrastructure UpgradesThe money will be spent on projects such as sand barriers on Long Island, a sewer system for Suffolk County and flood protection at NYU Langone Medical Center.
Rockaway Park Friends Return To Homes Damaged In Superstorm SandyNearly two years after Superstorm Sandy, two friends in one Queens neighborhood are finally back in their own homes.
Nearly Two Years After Sandy, Seaside Heights Receives Much-Needed FaceliftThe devastation of Superstorm Sandy has now been largely replaced by a refurbished and spruced up Seaside Heights, and business owners say it's no accident.
Stronger Than The Storm: Wood From Sandy Ravaged Boardwalks Finds New Life Around The RegionNearly two years after Sandy slammed local beach communities, debris left over by the storm has found a new life around the region.
CBS 2 Gets Results: Cleaning Crews Arrive To Clear Out Mold Filled Queens HomeCBS 2 previously reported on mold and trash that had built up in homes that were abandoned after the storm. On Tuesday, CBS 2 got action.
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