all stories tagged "Superstorm Sandy"


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Kirsti Itameri  |  January 22, 2014 1:13 PM | Comments

President of the Rockefeller Foundation, Judith Rodin, has some serious suggestions for New York Mayor Bill de Blasio to make the city more resilient and ready to withstand another Superstorm Sandy.

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October 2, 2013 3:18 PM | Comments
On this edition of MetroFocus: affordable housing in New York City, a sneak preview at the final episode of PBS Nature's "Earthflight" series, and Sandy stories from Long Beach.VIDEO
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September 27, 2013 2:30 PM | Comments
On the next edition of MetroFocus: affordable housing in New York City, a sneak preview at the final episode of PBS Nature's "Earthflight" series, and Sandy stories from Long Beach.VIDEO
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September 25, 2013 3:23 PM | Comments
Belmar’s mayor estimates there are still about two dozen families that have not been able to return to their homes.VIDEO
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David Cruz, NJ Today  |  September 4, 2013 3:45 PM | Comments
With the governor and the Energy Secretary on hand, NJ Transit announced that it is taking the first steps to plan for the construction of NJ TransitGrid, a so-called micro-grid that would allow the transit system to operate independently of the main grid in case of an emergency, like Sandy.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  August 28, 2013 3:58 PM | Comments
As the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy approaches, plans to protect New York City's coastline from future potential storms progress. VIDEO
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August 28, 2013 3:56 PM | 1 Comment
This week: a look behind the jobs numbers that perplex economists, an interview with Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota, how nature can protect us from natural disasters, and the story of self-taught artist GC MyersVIDEO
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August 23, 2013 4:21 PM | 1 Comment
The next edition of MetroFocus covers unemployment and economic recovery in New York, mayoral candidate Joe Lhota, natural coastline protection, and self-taught artist GC MyersVIDEO
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July 10, 2013 4:39 PM | Comments
This week on MetroFocus: a proposal for NYC parks, big money for bridges, the history of Greenwich Village, sculptor Gary Weisman, and art from Superstorm Sandy.VIDEO
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March 6, 2013 12:46 PM | Updated: February 25, 2014 | Comments
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