Superstorm Sandy

Nassau County residents say noise from generators at a sewage treatment plant have become a nuisance. (Credit: CBS2)

Nassau County Residents Say Noisy Generators Are Rattling Their Nerves

The generators were supposed to provide a temporary fix after Superstorm Sandy flooded a sewage treatment plant, but they’re still cranking out power and noise.

05/14/2015

Homes wrecked by Superstorm Sandy sit amongst sand washed ashore on October 31, 2012 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

New Jersey Sandy Victims Protest Pace Of Rebuilding Aid Programs

Homeowners frustrated at the slow pace of recovery from Superstorm Sandy staged a protest rally outside the New Jersey Statehouse.

05/14/2015

Nearly 13 miles of beaches and dunes on Long Beach Island are being restored. (credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Post-Sandy Beach Widening Starting On Long Beach Island

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has started work in Ship Bottom on a $128 million project that will restore nearly 13 miles of beaches and dunes on Long Beach Island.

05/07/2015

A tree stands on a closed beach damaged by flooding from Superstorm Sandy in front of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge on March 1, 2013 in Staten Island/ (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Congressional Task Force: FEMA Has Failed In Getting Sandy Victims Money

A congressional task force has been put to work for the effort to get federal money to people still trying to rebuild after Superstorm Sandy.

04/28/2015

A destroyed home is viewed in Oakwood Beach in Staten Island on February 5, 2013. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Attorneys Fight To Save Sandy Victims From Paying Back Government Grants

Hundreds of storm victims may have to pay back, not only parts of NY Rising grants, but hefty lawyer fees too.

04/27/2015

Jon Bon Jovi (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Jon Bon Jovi, Charities Open Hunger Center At Jersey Shore

Rock star Jon Bon Jovi and local charities are opening an anti-hunger center in a section of the New Jersey shore devastated by Superstorm Sandy.

04/14/2015

Doreen Stack and her home have finally moved back into their house two years after Superstorm Sandy. (Credit: CBS2)

Sandy-Ravaged Queens Family Returns To Renovated Home After 2 1/2 Years

A Queens family had been stuck living in their yard since Superstorm Sandy hit two and a half years ago, but with the help of hundreds of volunteers, their home finally has been repaired.

04/13/2015

Gov. Chris Christie announces $202 million flood control project for Union Beach, New Jersey (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Gov. Christie Unveils $202 Million Flood Control Project For Sandy-Ravaged Union Beach

The project will include the construction of thousands of feet of levees and flood walls as well as tide gates and pump stations.

04/08/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio and other city leaders announce a $3 billion FEMA grant for city public housing developments. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

NYC Officials Cheer $3 Billion Federal Grant For Superstorm Sandy Aid

The money will used at 33 developments damaged by the 2012 storm.

03/31/2015

Sandy's damage to the Rockaways is seen from Chopper 880 - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

City Comptroller Scott Stringer: Superstorm Sandy Aid Program A Disgrace

Stringer’s office examined the city’s Build it Back and found there were double billings and a lack of accountability.

03/31/2015

Homes wrecked by Superstorm Sandy sit amongst sand washed ashore on October 31, 2012 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Audit: It Took 15 Tries For New Jersey To Get Sandy Grant Extended

A new federal audit shows New Jersey had to submit an application to extend one post-Superstorm Sandy aid program 15 times before it was approved.

03/31/2015

The City of Long Beach plans to plant 2,700 new trees to replace those destroyed by Superstorm Sandy. (Credit: CBS2)

2,700 New Trees To Be Planted In Sandy-Ravaged Long Beach

The City of Long Beach, ravaged by Superstorm Sandy in the fall of 2012, is about to get a new look.

03/24/2015

(Credit: Christine Sloan/CBS2)

Utility Pole Installation Taking An Expensive Toll On Owners Of Sandy-Damaged Homes In NJ

CBS2’s Christine Sloan spoke to one family who said a pole problem is taking a toll on them.

03/19/2015

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First Batch Of Sandy-Damaged Long Island Homes Ready For Auction

The first of hundreds of state-owned storm-damaged homes are ready for auction on Long Island.

03/19/2015

A home in Woodbridge, N.J., is torn down March 18, 2015. (credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Woodbridge Homes In Flood-Prone Areas Torn Down As Part Of NJ Buyout Program

David Glass, deputy commissioner of the state Department of Environmental Protection, said the homes were all bought out under the state’s Blue Acres program and the families were relocated.

03/18/2015

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