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Mandee Selling Everything For $10 After Burst Pipe Floods Avenue U...

Women's clothing store Mandee, at 2945 Avenue U, is having a "flood sale" to get rid of merchandise after a pipe burst and doused...

Tell The City About Your Sewer Backups & Flooding In This...

This is one survey every homeowner, business owner, and resident in the neighborhood should fill out, if only for a chance to fix all...

From Heroin To Flood Insurance, Golden Covers Ground In Manhattan Beach

State Senator Marty Golden covered a range of issues from heroin to flood insurance at a well-attended meeting of the Manhattan Beach Community Group...

City Council Passes New Building Codes For Storm Resiliency

The New York City Council passed new building code laws last week in an effort to make structures more resilient should another natural catastrophe...

Big Plans For To Unite Coney Island Wetlands With Bath Beach’s...

As Mayor Michael Bloomberg exits the stage, he is hoping a big part of his legacy will include the successful follow through on a...

Fed Legislators Hoping To Delay Rise In Flood Insurance Rates As...

As the one year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy draws near, homeowners living along the shores are staring down another potential catastrophe, skyrocketing insurance rates....

Citywide Flash Flood Warning Issued Until 3:00 P.M. (UPDATED)

The following is a notice from the National Weather Service. Notification issued on 7/1/13 at 10:18 AM. The National Weather Service has issued a Flash...

Citywide Flash Flood Warning Issued Until 3:00 P.M. (UPDATED)

The following is a notice from the National Weather Service. Notification issued on 7/1/13 at 10:18 AM. The National Weather Service has issued a Flash...

City Releases New Evacuation Zone Map, Adding 600,000 People

Mayor Michael Bloomberg's administration released a new evacuation map on Tuesday, creating a more zone system and adding 600,000 additional people to evacuation areas. The...

Bloomberg Gives Glimpse Of New Building Requirements In Flood Prone Areas

Some lame duck politicians go out on a whimper, defeated by gridlock, apathy and restlessness on part of the people. Mayor Michael Bloomberg is...

4th Avenue Business Owners Waiting Anxiously For Better Flood Prevention

This morning's floods on 4th Avenue have drained, and the streets are so clear that it's almost difficult to believe that parked cars were...

Photo: Lake Avenue Is A Lake, Residents Pumping Out Water

We received the above photo from Missy Haggerty, the Lake Avenue resident who helped lead dozens of neighbors to safety out of the flooded...

Video: Here’s What Flooding On The Belt Parkway Looks Like From...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uwgZXPojocY?rel=0] In case you've never had the cruddy luck to be stuck on the Belt Parkway near Cropsey Avenue during a flood - a...

Photos: Flash Floods Strike Southern Brooklyn Coastal Communities

The National Weather Service issued a sudden Flash Flood Warning shortly before 8:30 a.m. and lasting until 9:15 a.m., as a torrent of rainfall...

Photos: Flash Floods Strike Southern Brooklyn Coastal Communities

The National Weather Service issued a sudden Flash Flood Warning shortly before 8:30 a.m. and lasting until 9:15 a.m., as a torrent of rainfall...