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  • 50 Communities in NY Rising Community Reconstruction Program
  • $282 Million in NY Rising payments to Long Islanders for home rebuilding
  • 99% Participation rate in NY Home Buyout Program in Oakwood Beach, Staten Island

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Featured News

An Interview with NY Rising Homeowner Diana McHugh

55-year-old homeowner, Diana McHugh, resided in her Seaford neighborhood for over four decades before being severely-impacted by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012. After hearing about NY Rising from a friend, Ms. McHugh applied to receive assistance through the program. As a result, she is now in the process of rebuilding her house, elevating its structure and making improvements that will act as safeguards from future storms.

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Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery Expands Enhanced Buyout Program

On Monday, April 7, building on its commitment to form stronger and more resilient communities, the Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery announced an expansion of its Enhanced Buyout Program–extending the initiative to members of the Graham Beach neighborhood of Staten Island.

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