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Hurricane Sandy: 80 Days Later

by Shruti Modi

In Hurricane Sandy: 80 Days Later for The Atlantic, Alan Taylor discusses progress in New Jersey two and a half months after Hurricane Sandy and shows recent images of the areas affected.

Government workers, contractors, and volunteers on the ground are still in the midst of an extensive cleanup phase and welcome the much-needed funds as they rebuild homes, businesses, and infrastructure. While some of the estimated 230,000 cars damaged by Sandy’s saltwater surge will soon be going up for auction, many are simply headed for the crusher. [more]