Feds Okay $700 Million for Long Island Beaches
June 18, 2013
The federal government has approved $700 million to rebuild Long Island’s south shore beaches damaged in Hurricane Sandy.
According to an article in the Easthampton Star, New York representative Tim Bishop announced Tuesday that the federal government would cover 100 percent of the continuing rebuilding of the beaches from Fire Island to Montauk.
To read more:
Follow New England Boating:
Don’t forget to sign up for our monthly newsletter!
Each month our emailed newsletter keeps you up to speed on the top news items, videos, destinations, reviews and fishing articles on New England Boating, so you won’t miss a beat. It’s convenient, it’s free, and you can opt out at any time!