Dear ABC News Fixer: We have had flood insurance for our primary and only home on the Jersey Shore since 2003. We’ve been with Allstate since 2005. We were flooded from Hurricane Sandy and our claim is done. Recently, we received a revised flood policy declaration page from Alls
A Canastota-based business has won a national award for its Hurricane Sandy emergency disaster relief. Abscope Environmental Inc. is one of 41 companies across the nation honored by Environmental Business Journal, a national business research publication. The company, which was as a m
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will accept applications for easements from landowners who want to enroll floodplains impacted by Hurricane Sandy in 2012. Applications will be accepted until April 18, 2014. This is the second round of applications to be accepted. “Floodplain
The stories that continue to surface about the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy include photographer Randy Taylor, who lost almost the entire archive of his work that spanned nearly 40 years as a result of the deadly storm. Taylor kept his archive in a storage facility and wasn’t
Though Hurricane Sandy brought a force of destruction that devastated much of Long Island and the surrounding tri-state area, researchers at the College of Natural Resources and Environment at Virginia Tech think that it may have been a blessing in disguise for piping plovers. The tin
As new Superstorm Sandy aid arrives, N.J. faces same worriesNorthJersey.comJust as a second round of federal disaster aid is reaching New Jersey, Governor Christie's administration faces a critical juncture in the Superstorm Sandy recovery: Can it fix a litany of grant funding problems identified by storm victims, advocacy ...
Morristown GreenSandy Hook Ride on Washington: Cyclists make pitstop in NJ to rally for ...The Star-Ledger"We in New Jersey have to do more to make the community safe," she said. Maura Sherlach, a New Jersey teacher and resident, is the daughter of Mary Sherlach, the guidance counselor killed during the shooting at Sandy Hook. "My mother was i […]
New Jersey Must Consider Climate Change Risks in Recovery ProgramsEnergy CollectiveThere is no clearer example of this than in New York and New Jersey, the two states most devastated by Hurricane Sandy in October 2012. Although it has been well over a year since this disaster struck, communities in both states are still in the ...
NBC New YorkSandy-Damaged Firehouse in Jersey Shore Town Evacuated, Deemed UnstableNBC New YorkThe only firehouse in the Jersey Shore town of Sea Bright has been condemned because it is cracked and unstable from the beating it took during Sandy, NBC 4 New York has learned. The firehouse was condemned by FEMA right after the October 2012 ...
Philly.comAudit: NJ acted properly in cleanup of Sandy debrisPhilly.comNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, right, listens as New Jersey state comptroller Matthew Boxer answers a question Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Trenton, N.J., after Christie announced an executive order for monitors on the spending for Superstorm Sandy aid.