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New Flood Insurance Rates Have Sandy Victims Worried They'll Lose Homes

The new flood insurance reform, which started on April 1, raises rates up to 18% per year.

Red Hook »

NYCHA Gets $3B FEMA Grant to Rebuild Developments Affected By Sandy

The largest ever single FEMA grant will repair and fortify 33 NYCHA developments.

Rockaway Beach »

INFOGRAPHIC: See How City is Spending $480 Million on Rockaway Boardwalk

FEMA has awarded a $480 million grant to rebuild the Rockaway boardwalk. 

Ocean Breeze »

Staten Island University Hospital Gets More Than $1M for Storm Protections

Senators Schumer and Gillibrand announced the federal funds for the hospital.

Howard Beach »

Tardy De Blasio Made JetBlue Flight Wait at the Gate

Roughly 150 people bound for Puerto Rico weren't allowed to board until the mayor showed up.

Midland Beach »

New Flood Maps Would Affect $128M Worth of NYC Property, Report Says

The proposed FEMA maps would affect more than twice as much property as current ones.

Ocean Breeze »

Staten Island University Hospital Gets $28M for Storm Protection

The money will let the hospital elevate building power and mechanical systems.

Rockaway Beach »

4 Schools Still Without Fire Alarms After Hurricane Sandy Damage

Three schools in the city still have "fire watchers" in place of the alarms since the 2012 storm.

Rockaway Park »

Rockaway Rappers Take on FEMA and Gentrifiers in Song

The trio's new single is an ode to the anxiety that remains after Hurricane Sandy.

Ocean Breeze »

Staten Island University Hospital Gets $12M for Flood Prevention

The funds will be used to elevate vital infrastructure to avoid flooding from future storm surges.

East Harlem »

Sandy-Damaged NYCHA Buildings to Receive $100M for New Boilers

"Bureaucratic infighting" has denied public housing residents reliable heat, Schumer said.

Belle Harbor »

Schumer Says City 'Taking Sweet Time' Dispersing Sandy Aid

Schumer was in the Rockaways to discuss a relief bill for flood insurance.

Red Hook »

City to Install New Temporary Boilers in Red Hook Houses, Officials Say

Ten mobile boilers that are fueled by natural gas will be brought to Red Hook in the next month. 

Rockaway Beach »

Cost of Controversial Beach Shacks Increases by $8.5M

The cost of the beachside bathrooms and lifeguard shacks rose from $105 million to $113.5 million.

Financial District »

Waterfront Luxury Real Estate Rebounds After Sandy

High-end neighborhoods in Queens and Manhattan are hot, despite being hit by the storm, brokers said.