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Reflecting on Sandy: How To Move Forward

Hurricane Sandy has changed the lives of many Americans throughout the East Coast.  The devastating storm has caused major disruptions and tragedy for businesses and families, impacting daily life as we know it.  However, the rebuilding efforts have been as tremendous as Sandy, herself.  From neighborhoods banding together to provide eachother support, to the incredible efforts of Manhattan’s police force, transportation and government to ensure the subway system was almost fully functional within one week of Sandy’s passing, the East Coast has weathered the storm.  To ensure you are taking the right steps to rebuild, or help those that have been impacted, here are some important resources. Continue reading