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In the eye of hurricane Sandy.

How Alure Home Improvements managed its business during Hurricane Sandy while also helping employees and Long Island residents with recovery.

As Hurricane Sandy made landfall the evening of October 29, 2012, the storm surge rapidly overtook the south shore of Long Island. Reports described water rising 3-to-8-feet high, which completely flooded most of the coastal communities.

Jimmy Quinn, construction consultant at Alure Home Improvements and a resident of Amityville, N.Y., was a victim of the flooding. Located less than a mile from the shoreline, Quinn experienced a storm surge of more than 3 feet in his home.

«The water rose

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Why America spends money on Emergencies (fire department, police, army …) if there are bloggers volunteers?

 

Hurricane Sandy, cost the United States at $ 50 billion (a conservative estimate), has once again demonstrated the inability of the federal, state, and city services to withstand natural disasters and protect the lives of ordinary Americans. Once again, the main heroes in the fight against the destructive forces of nature were ordinary people, not the president, Barack Obama, Governor Andrew Cuomo and Chris Christie, and the Federal Agency for Emergency Management (FEMA).

The role of volunteers in the fight against Sandy is so great that many residents in the affected areas strongly questioned the effectiveness of government

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Six months later, the victims of Hurricane Sandy continue to independently deal with its consequences.

Tens of thousands of victims of Hurricane Sandy are still homeless, trying to deal with his own consequences, desperately hoping for help from the government and with the fear of waiting for the start of the next hurricane season. Some Americans who have lost their homes at the end of October 2012, live in cardboard boxes, some use the hospitality of friends and relatives. The family members have settled in different cities of the United States in search of shelter, at the same time, continuing to avail sue insurance companies, seeking payment of money owed. Stalls and shops caught

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How much cost for the U.S. Hurricane Sandy?

How much cost for the U.S. Hurricane Sandy? Natural disasters

Supershtorm Sandy put New York real super-bill of $ 42 billion, bringing more damage than the infamous Hurricane Katrina. In order to maintain the city has already raised funds of funds, where money is kept for emergencies.

Sandy impact on the city in some of the nuances had even worse consequences than Katrina, which caused devastation of the American east coast in 2005. Although the list of victims of the Katrina was much higher (1 833) than in Sandy (about 110 people), property damage to individuals and businesses

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New York and New Jersey after Sandy

New York and New Jersey after Sandy Facts

Two weeks have passed since the hurricane Sandy ran into the U.S. East Coast and left 8.5 million people without electricity. But work on the clearing of settlements, roads and beaches of loose debris, far from complete. This is especially noticeable in New York and New Jersey, in Coney Island and around Staten Island. A major force in this case are the team of volunteers who work on the clean-up of flooded homes and property saving surviving victims. Their work continues, even in the absence of electricity.

1. Residents of

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New Yorkers face evacuation

New Yorkers face evacuation Danger Zone

Rather, 40 thousand people in New York, will be in time to move in relation to the north-east storm, which will bring a sharp drop in temperature in combination with new showers and wind gusts up to 88 km / h In the center of percussion, as well as in a hurricane, Sandy will be Long Island and New York, which is to be feared squall to 65 km / h Coastal beaches can once again be flooded.

Forecasters expect about 100 mm of rain and snow, as well as a tidal

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Atlantic coast of the United States threatens new storm

Atlantic coast of the United States threatens new storm Weather and Climate

U.S. national meteorological centers, watching the air masses of the Atlantic, found a new storm that could reach the coast of New England and the middle part of the east coast on the day of elections. This system will not have such a destructive force as Sandy, and she did not come from the tropics. But the coast should be wary of snow and blowing snow with strong winds of 50-60 km / h and beach erosion coast, already affected by previous supershtorma.

Direct threat does

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Climate change is more real than real

Climate change is more real than the real weather and climate

Widely debated hurricane Sandy gave the U.S. East Coast this sink. Heavy rain, flooding and squally winds resulted in widespread destruction and the cascading effect of extinction of electricity and problems with transport links. Fallen pillars with electric cables caused the fire and shock people with electricity. Economic activity of the coast to a halt due to the temporary closure of enterprises and public services. The saddest thing is that the vast majority of the affected areas last year experienced similar hardships during Hurricane Irene.

Cleaning sand

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Hurricane Sandy: results

Hurricane Sandy: results of Natural Disasters

Authorized services try to summarize and calculate the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. It was learned from the disaster that killed 98 people, more than 5.6 million families and households were without electricity. Each eastern state long remember what happened in the end of October a natural disaster.

CONNECTICUT Destroyed many houses, located in the delta of the Long Island Sound, in the number of people killed 3 people were left without electricity for 378,000 people. Delaware Part of the south coast is still under water, but the people are happy that

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New York is gradually restoring movement underground

New York is gradually restoring motion subway Facts

For safety on time spent over New York in the city of Hurricane Sandy were limited work underground. After analyzing the current situation, the local administration to take a decision by the evening of November 1 practically resume this mode of transport.

Without Metro temporarily leaving only the residents of Lower Manhattan, from 34th Street, as there has not yet been possible to restore the electricity supply after the awful devastation that left a Sandy. Thus fully earned 14 out of 23 lines of the New York subway. This is

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