Sandy Funds

The Brian Lehrer Show

Why's the Hoboken Development Deal Such a Big Deal?

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer says the Christie administration made Sandy aid contingent upon approval of a development project. Hoboken residents called into the Brian Lehrer Show with their reactions to allegations that their rebuilding got caught in political crosshairs. 

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Transportation Nation

MTA Bond Tied to Storm Surge a Big Hit

Friday, July 26, 2013


Investors are betting against another Sandy-sized storm hitting New York City. The first ever bond tied to storm surge levels around New York city generated so much market interest that the bond has grown by 60%.

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City to Get $1.77B in Sandy Aid

Friday, May 10, 2013

"Are there going to be strings attached?” — Michael Murr, of hard-hit Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn, who is paying for repairs to his home out of pocket.