Federal and state laws have been waived, allowing more tankers to deliver fuel to region through the Port of New York. Sandy victims in New York can apply for $100 million in state aid announced today.
Mayor Bloomberg announced a coordinated effort to bring meals and water to the 534,000 New Yorkers without power. The number without electricity is down from 649,000 Wednesday.
Hurricane Sandy impacted much of the Garden State, but some of the hardest hit areas were at the Jersey Shore.
NJ Today and MetroFocus assessed effect of Hurricane Sandy on the region in a broadcast on Tuesday, Oct. 30 at 9:30 p.m. Watch the livestream archive of the video.
Red Hook and Coney Island residents take shelter in Park Slope and are glad to be there. As of Monday, very few of the 375,000 residents in Zone A had taken advantage of evacuation centers.