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
Asbury Park PressBy the numbers: Sandy sunk New Jersey fishingAsbury Park PressThe report — Social and Economic Impacts of Hurricane/Post Tropical Cyclone Sandy on the Commercial and Recreational Fishing Industries: New York and New Jersey One Year Later — shows that the 3,100 fishing-related businesses in New Jersey ...
CBS LocalNew Jersey Police Find Sunken Fishing Boat, but Captain Remains MissingNew York TimesThe New Jersey State Police located the 40-foot steel trawler, known as El Jefe, after witnesses reported watching the boat sink about two miles offshore in the Sandy Hook Channel on Tuesday afternoon. Its captain was believed to be aboard ...Sunken Fishing […]
NJ.comJersey Shore beach remains closed from high bacteria levelsNJ.comSANDY HOOK — One of Sandy Hook's beaches remained closed on Wednesday while officials wait for tests on bacteria levels in the ocean water. Testing of the water off Beach D yielded results that showed high levels of bacteria on Tuesday, prompting ...
NBC New YorkDebris Found in Search for Sunken Fishing Boat off NJNBC New YorkNew Jersey State Police, the lead agency in the case, found the debris, which may be from the vessel, identified as a 40-foot fishing trawler named El Jefe. Police suspended their water search shortly before 10 p.m. and plan to resume in […]
TI News Daily (press release)New Jersey Transit receives recovery funds for Hurricane Sandy damageTI News Daily (press release)On Aug. 21, 2015, the Christie administration announced that the New Jersey Transit will receive $71,419,023 in Sandy recovery funds from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), with the funds being used to continue the repair and resiliency projects ...New […]