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Rockaway Beach »

The flood maps, released in 2015, put too many homeowners in a high-risk area, the city argued. 

New Dorp Beach »

The bill aims to make it easier for residents after storms to deal with FEMA, Donovan said.

Midland Beach »

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

Financial District »

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

Broad Channel »

The legislation will be introduced on Oct. 29, which is the anniversary of the deadly hurricane. 

Civic Center »

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

Broad Channel »

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

New Dorp Beach »

FEMA released its updated flood maps for Staten Island, with fewer houses in the riskiest flood zone.

South Street Seaport »

As they look to rebuild, owners say they're uncertain about whether insurance will cover the damage.