Long Beach, National Grid Unveil Pilot Program Designed To Prevent Shutdown Of Gas City-Wide In Event Of FloodingA unique new program will keep the gas on when the next big storm knocks out service. It's going to help the gas company pinpoint flood waters.
City's First Line Of Defense Against A Hurricane? Mayor's Office To Roll Out Sandbags In Lower ManhattanThe sandbags will be installed from the Brooklyn Bridge to Wall Street. It's about a mile and there will be 18 gaps, so pedestrians can get to the Esplanade.
Long Beach Officials At Odds With Army Corps Of Engineers Over Completed Shoreline Protection ProjectAfter big waves flooded most of Long Beach during Superstorm Sandy, federal engineers say they have rebuilt and safeguarded the barrier island. But state and city officials say it's not time to celebrate.
Jersey Shore Businesses, Residents Can See Light At End Of Long Tunnel As Beaches Nearly ReplenishedMore than six years after Superstorm Sandy, the replenishment project on the Jersey Shore is almost complete.
$55 Million In New Funds To Help NJ Recover From Superstorm SandyFamilies and homeowners hit by Superstorm Sandy should see more relief help on the way thanks to an additional $55 million in federal funds to rebuild damaged properties.
Superstorm Shocker: Residents Being Told To Pay For Costly Home Elevations 6 Years After SandyOceanside has moved on since Hurricane Sandy. Homes were rebuilt, some have been resold, but now a difficult case of déjà vu is arriving in residents’ mailboxes.
Jersey Shore Businesses Fear Another Season Could Be Lost Due To Continuous Post-Sandy Beach ReplenishmentJust off President Avenue in Lavallette you can see one of the Army Corps of Engineers barges pumping sand from out in the ocean onto the beach through huge pipes.
De Blasio Unveils $10 Billion Plan To Protect Lower Manhattan From Storm SurgesThe plan would entirely revamp the coastline.
NYC Admits To Defrauding FEMA After Superstorm Sandy, Must Pay Back $5.3 Million For Fake ClaimsThe DOT claims they're fully cooperating with the fraud investigation however, reports from the U.S. Attorney's Office show the agency knew about the phony claims for years before they acted to correct it.
Long Island Home Damaged In Superstorm Sandy Collapses During ConstructionThe home was flooded out by Superstorm Sandy six years ago. After efforts to lift it to a safer level, the family is homeless once again.
Lost In Superstorm Sandy, Vietnam Veteran Gets His Medals BackBernard Ebner's family home in Union Beach, Monmouth County was flooded by nearly 12 feet of water that reached the second floor of the house.
On 6th Anniversary Of Superstorm Sandy, NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Announces Loan Fund To Help RebuildSandy caused tens of billions of dollars in damage, and many people are still trying to rebuild.
Long Beach Marks 6 Years Of Rebuilding Since Hurricane SandyDespite $10 of millions in damages, officials in the ocean-side community says they have come a long way.
Superstorm Sandy Contractor Gets Jail For Stealing From VictimsLee Moser reportedly made excuses – like being in the hospital or caring for sick relatives - but six years after Sandy the 50-year-old entered a guilty plea to defrauding several Nassau County residents out of over $100,000.
Superstorm Sandy Victims Aiding Residents In Florence's PathAs Hurricane Florence slams into the East Coast, residents along the Jersey Shore who were helped after Superstorm Sandy are returning that good will.