Federal Emergency Management Agency

After Sandy, Only A Lucky Few Getting Buyouts The forces of nature had been threatening the Staten Island's Oakwood Beach neighborhood for years, flooding the streets every time it rained, sending crabs skittering into bungalows and swamping basements so regularly that it was just accepted as part of life.
Judge Lifts Order To Keep NYC Sandy Hotel Program About 300 people made homeless by Superstorm Sandy could be forced to leave the York City hotels they've been staying in after a judge lifted an injunction Friday that preserved the program.