A treehouse installation created out of reclaimed wood felled by Hurricane Sandy has been unexpectedly torn down—much to the chagrin of the acclaimed artist who made the work for the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. 372 more words
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio and other city officials announced a major capital commitment Thursday to protect Lower Manhattan from flooding.
As 1010 WINS’ Al Jones reported, Mayor de Blasio is pledging $100 million in city money for the project in hopes that the federal government antes up. 379 more words
Mayor Bill de Blasio today rolled out plans to make Lower Manhattan safer in the face of storms like Hurricane Sandy—and said the specter of increasing flood insurance premiums for that area and others posed a threat to keeping neighborhoods affordable. 725 more words