Category Archives: Hurricane Sandy

Dose of Realism from Sandy Victims

The warning that Hurricane Sandy victims can offer those flooded by Harvey

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Hurricane Sandy Task Force Report – Houses of Worship and Charitable Organizations

This is the last of 3 reports produced by the HS Task Force. Here is the 39 page final report:  Hurricane Sandy Recovery Task Force Report April 2017.

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H. Sandy and Climate Change Linked

According to an analysis released Tuesday by the World Meteorological Organization, Superstorm Sandy was one of several “high-impact” global weather events over the last five years whose likelihood was increased by climate change. See this article: Direct Link Between 2012 … Continue reading

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Video of TV Show “The Business of Disasters”

On May 24th, Public TV (PBS) featured a Frontline special titled “The Business of Disasters.”  The hour-long show is available as a video at this URL. Here is a related piece, also from the PBS source, that provides background re … Continue reading

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The Storm after the Superstorm (Sandy)

Ongoing problems and delays in relief and assistance post-Sandy: From CBS News. Another article in the NY Post had another take. [At the moment the link escaped me.]

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Bolstering Critical Infrastructure Resilience After H. Sandy

See this blog posting, by my friend Eric Holdeman, on the new report: Bolstering Critical Infrastructure Resilience.

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New Disaster Reform Legislation Pending & Recovery Report re H. Sandy

For those who are interested in the ongoing recovery from H. Sandy, here are three new reports worth reviewing. Once again the Diva would like readers to dig into the two reports mentioned here and do an analysis or review, … Continue reading

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