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City Council Passes Bill for Hurricane Sandy Committee, Seeks Report on...

Five years on from Hurricane Sandy, a new task force will prepare New York City for future natural disasters. Yesteday, on Tuesday, October 16, the...

5 Years Since Sandy: Daniel Power Of DUMBO’s PowerHouse Arena Remembers

October 29 marks the five year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. BKLYNER interviewed local business owners who were affected by the historic storm about their...

Council Member Treyger Calls for Hurricane Sandy Relief Task Force

With the 5-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy approaching, City Council Member Mark Treyger has called for the creation of a new Hurricane Sandy Recovery...

Council on Recovery and Resiliency Holds Oversight Hearing for Build It...

CITY HALL - Seeking answers to the ongoing disenrollment of participants from the Build It Back program for Hurricane Sandy relief, the Committee for Recovery...

How We Can Help Those Affected By Hurricane Harvey

  Brooklyn knows the devastation of a major storm. Many neighborhoods are still being rebuilt, 5 years on from Sandy, and our hearts go out...

VIDEO: Coney Island Creek Climate Change Study Proposes Pedestrian Path For...

In anticipation of future climate change events, the New York City Economic Development Corporation and the Mayor's Office of Recovery and Resiliency commissioned design...

Direct Link Between 2012 Sandy Flooding & Climate Change, U.N. Reports...

As Brooklyn -- and the rest of the U.S. -- were transfixed by the presidential elections, U.N. scientists released a new report with direct...

The Deadline To Comment On The Army Corps Storm Resiliency Plan...

The deadline to give input to the Army Corps of Engineers is November 17, but local politicians are pushing for it to be extended...

Mayor Signs Build It Back Bill Making For Easier Home Construction...

On Thursday, Mayor Bill de Blasio signed into law a bill introduced by Council Member Mark Treyger that is intended to cut through the...

On 4th Anniversary of Sandy, City Says “Substantial Progress” Made On...

Four years after Superstorm Sandy made landfall in our region, efforts to rebuild destroyed homes, businesses and infrastructure continue, as do preparations for more...

NYCHA Breaks Ground On $41 Million Recovery Program In Coney Island

The New York City Housing Development broke ground on a $41 million project to restore the Coney Island Sites 4/5 development funded by the...

Scammers Are Posing As Build It Back Officials To Cheat Sandy...

City officials are warning homeowners to beware of suspicious phone calls from scammers posing as Build it Back representatives. The Department of Investigation and Build...

Scammers Are Posing As Build It Back Officials To Cheat Sandy...

City officials are warning homeowners to beware of suspicious phone calls from scammers posing as Build it Back representatives. The Department of Investigation and Build...

Scammers Are Posing As Build it Back Officials To Cheat Sandy...

City officials are warning homeowners to beware of suspicious phone calls from scammers posing as Build it Back representatives. The Department of Investigation and Build...

New Clean-Up Crew in Prospect Park Consists of Eight Four-Legged Friends

Don’t be surprised if you run into a goat or two, or eight, on your daily jog through Prospect Park this summer. For the...