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Financial District »

Axed Goldman Sachs Cleaner Forced into Sandy-Flooded Streets, Suit Says

Mefit Zecevic was fired a day after the storm and forced to walk home to Staten Island.

New York City »

35,000 Homes and Businesses Added to FEMA Flood Zones after Sandy

A new FEMA map expanded flood zones after Hurricane Sandy, adding at least 35,000 lots.

West Village »

Downtown Preschool Relocating to the Village to Avoid Future Flooding

Hurricane Sandy caused the Mandell School to scrap plans to open a location in the Financial District.

TriBeCa »

Manhattan Youth Downtown Community Center Reopens Two Months After Sandy

Manhattan Youth reopened Wednesday after suffering extensive damage during the storm.

South Street Seaport »

Anonymous Donor Gives Seaport Museum $500,000 for Post-Sandy Repairs

The South Street Seaport Museum, which reopened last month, received an anonymous check for $500,000.

Oakwood »

City Seeks Bids to Rebuild Flood Protections in Oakwood Beach

The city wants to reconstruct berms in Oakwood Beach that were damaged in a 2009 fire.

Red Hook »

Cartographer Calls for Elevation Markers in Flood-Prone Neighborhoods

Jim McMahon mapped the storm surge that swept through the neighborhood during Hurricane Sandy.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Hell's Kitchen Bowling Alley Lucky Strike Celebrates Post-Sandy Reopening

Lucky Strike Lanes will reopen after taking on roughly 250,000 gallons of water during Hurricane Sandy.

New York City »

FEMA Redrawing City's Flood Zone After Superstorm Sandy

Two-thirds of the homes damaged by Sandy are outside FEMA's existing flood zones, Mayor Bloomberg said.

Chelsea »

Luxury Buildings and Galleries Still Without Heat in West Chelsea

Several buildings in West Chelsea are without heat more than a month after Sandy flooded them.

Chelsea »

Illegally Parked EMS Cars Stop Street Cleaners from Removing Sandy Debris

Several cars on W. 22nd St. have not moved since Sandy, leaving the street without cleaning for weeks.

Chelsea »

Chelsea Piers to Reopen After Hurricane Sandy Repairs

The 28-acre facility will open for the first time since the storm on Saturday.

New York City »

R Train Service Between Brooklyn and Manhattan Set to Return Soon, MTA Says

The R train is expected to begin traveling between Manhattan and Brooklyn in the coming days.

Yorkville »

Pols File Federal Lawsuits to Stop East 91st Street Garbage Station

Critics said Hurricane Sandy proves the city shouldn't be building a waste transfer station in Zone A.

Central Harlem »

Kids Affected by Sandy Get New Shoes at Payless on 125th Street

Payless donated $40,000 worth of shoes to kids in New York and New Jersey.