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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.

Chelsea »

Doorman Who Slept in Storage Room to Help After Sandy Still Hard at Work

John Bajrushi spent five days living in a storage room at the Chelsea building after Hurricane Sandy.

NoHo »

$1.3B in Federal Funds for Sandy Rebuilding Coming to NYC

More than $1 billion in new aid will help property owners still trying to rebuild, officals say.

Civic Center »

Flood Insurance Premiums Set to Spike Due to New Flood Map, Mayor Warns

New findings by a city-commissioned report says thousands of homeowners could see rates skyrocket.

Red Hook »

NYCHA Helps Red Hook Houses Prepare for Future Storms

NYCHA hosted a preparedness event to encourage Red Hook residents to be ready for emergencies.

Far Rockaway »

Dozens Of Sandy-Damaged Public Schools Still Using Temporary Boilers

The DOE said they are working with FEMA, but so far only have plans to replace nine.

Broad Channel »

Flood Insurance Rate Hike Starts Tuesday For Some

The increase is part of the Biggert-Waters Act, a bill passed in July 2012.

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