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Meet the Recovery Diva!
Claire B. Rubin has 36 years of experience as a researcher, consultant, and educator in the fields of emergency management and homeland security.
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Category Archives: Hurricane Sandy
Finally, some good news coming from NYC re housing reconstruction and assistance. See: City beats de Blasio’s Hurricane Sandy reconstruction goals, starts rebuilding 1,002 homes. In addition to beating the mayor’s construction goal by two, the city has send out … Continue reading
For those of you who share my abiding interest in recovery, and a special interest in the many new initiates from the feds post Sandy, I highly recommend this new report from the Congressional Research Service. See: The Hurricane Sandy … Continue reading
With no fanfare HUD released its second progress report, as required by the Executive Order that created the H. Sandy Recovery Task Force. The report is 184 pages long. The press release and a link to the full report are … Continue reading
An Environmentalist’s Assessment of H. Sandy Outcomes. Thanks to Franklin McDonald for the citation.
From National Geographic, see: Two Years After Hurricane Sandy Hit the U.S., What Lessons Can We Learn From the Deadly Storm? In an era of extreme weather, we have to keep the risk of weather disasters in the front of … Continue reading
The article titled Forget Sandy, the Worst Is Yet to Come is a news account of a Swiss Re Insurance Co. report. Some excerpts: The chilling insurance company report * * * cautions that Hurricane Sandy was nothing more than … Continue reading
What ever happened to the many recommendations make in the H. Sandy Task Force Report? It has been slightly more than one year since the issuance of the Task Force’s report. At that time the Diva was optimistic about the … Continue reading