Eye on Hurricane Sandy Recovery Money


Sandy Update - October 1, 2013: New York City Extends 'Build it Back' Application Deadline

Eligible residents have until October 31, 2013 to apply to the city's 'Build it Back' program. The program assists homeowners, landlords and tenants who were affected by Hurricane Sandy. Over 20,000 have applied to the program to date. 


Sandy Update - May 28, 2013: Governor Cuomo appoints leaders of New York State storm recovery operations

Governor Cuomo appointed Seth Diamond, who was Commissioner of New York City Department of Homeless Services, to oversee statewide storm recovery operations for areas rebuilding from Sandy, Irene and Lee. The governor also appointed head positions for regional Community Reconstruction Zones.