Hurricane Sandy

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Hurricane Sandy-Stricken Shore Towns Avoid Big Tax Hikes - For Now
Posted on 24 Jul 2013 by State Net

One of the many fears created by last year's Superstorm Sandy was that it would cause so much property damage in coastal towns of New Jersey, New York and Connecticut that they would have to impose huge tax increases on surviving structures to make... Read More

On the Anniversary of Sandy, New Study Presents Lessons Learned from Existing Tools to Protect Coastal Communities
Posted on 12 Nov 2013 by Columbia Law - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law

State and municipal governments have many legal tools at their disposal to relocate vulnerable communities away from risky coasts, according to a new study released by the Columbia Law School Center for Climate Change Law. Tuesday, October 29, marked... Read More