Pat Singer still remembers the smells. Oil. Mildew. Mold. The air was thick as she canvassed buildings to assess the damage. Three weeks after Superstorm Sandy, Singer says the usually vibrant Brighton Beach community felt post-apocalyptic. Although she had lived there for forty years, in the bleak hours after Sandy had struck, she could barely […]
The temporary wall would slow but not stop a major storm. The city is waiting for FEMA to approve a long-term infrastructure solution.
Boat captains and bait shops in Sheepshead Bay, hit hard by Sandy, have been seeing less business than usual.