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WNYC News

Comptroller Finds Homeless Services Agency Mishandled Sandy Money

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Scott Stringer said the lack of record keeping makes it look like crucial monitoring didn't happen at all.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Preparing New York for the Next Storm

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Mayor Bloomberg has announced his plans to prepare New York City infrastructure and operations for future storms. Seth Pinsky, president of the New York City Economic Development Corporation, discusses the $20 billion proposal.

→ Resources: Full Proposal | Bloomberg Presentation (PDF) | WNYC News Rundown | NYTimes Report

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Funds to Rebuild Post-Sandy

Wednesday, April 03, 2013

It's been just over five months since Sandy hit. Cas Holloway, NYC Deputy Mayor for Operations, discusses the federal Community Development Block Grant program and other post-Sandy rebuilding resources. 

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The Takeaway

Today's Takeaway | November 22, 2012

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Hunger in New York City | Giving Thanks: Our Takeaway | Brooklyn with Reggie Watts | Adam Gopnik on the Meaning of Food | Consider the Fork: A Food Writer's Cultural History | Election Season Was a Comedy Gold Mine for SNL Writer Seth Meyers

WNYC News

Program Offers Funds for Lost Wages During Sandy

Friday, November 16, 2012

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A federal program is making funds available to those who have lost wages or jobs as a direct result of Hurricane Sandy.

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Radio Rookies

Sandy in The Rockaways: When the Ocean Met the Bay

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Jessica Klein grew up in The Rockaways, and Rookie Grad turned Rookie Producer, Veralyn Williams followed her as she made her way to her parents' house after the storm.

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WNYC News

How Sandy Affected Rivers, Streams, Tap Water

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

When Sandy blew through our region, the record storm surge flooded basements and roads, knocked out water supplies, and forced water treatment plants to close. A week later, all is far from fixed.

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WNYC News

Residents Struggle to Vote in Storm Ravaged Rockaway

Tuesday, November 06, 2012

In the aftermath of Sandy, residents of the Rockaway have been struggling with a lack of power, heat and gas. An effort to making voting easier, however, was just as problem plagued.

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WNYC News

Understanding the Why, Runners Upset Over When Race Was Called Off

Saturday, November 03, 2012

The drive in Central Park was packed Saturday morning with the usual: people walking their dogs, kids playing, bikers and runners — lots and lots of runners.

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WNYC News

Comptroller: Sandy Could Cost State $18B

Friday, November 02, 2012

The State Comptroller estimates that Hurricane Sandy and its aftermath will cost the state as much as $18 billion dollars.

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New Jersey News

Dispatch | As Problems Mount, Mendham Residents Come Together

Friday, November 02, 2012

Several New Jersey communities are still struggling in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy. Residents in some areas are banding together to help each other out, and solidifying a sense of community, as they struggle to return to normalcy.

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WNYC News

Snapshot | Red Hook After Sandy

Friday, November 02, 2012

As power returned to much of the region, many of the residents of Red Hook, Brooklyn, remained in the dark Friday without heat or hot water.

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Radiolab

A Calm Voice in the Storm

Thursday, November 01, 2012

A quick note of appreciation from Jad for WNYC's Hurricane Sandy coverage throughout a devastating storm, and difficult recovery, here in NYC.

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It's A Free Blog

Opinion: Obama and Christie Show Power of Working Together

Thursday, November 01, 2012

For all that we should be scared about, we can also be proud about what worked. Our civil society stepped up in ways that can make us proud and provide blueprints for the society we want to live in every day.

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WNYC News

The First Neighbors Return to Devastated Breezy Point

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

They just wanted to check out one more house, one more neighbor. Walter and Annette Connolly were delaying the inevitable.

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WNYC News

Crane Continues to Dangle from NYC High-Rise

Monday, October 29, 2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg says a partially collapsed crane on West 57th street in midtown will have to endure Sandy's strengthening winds this evening like everyone else. He says it's too dangerous to try to secure it Monday night.

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