More on Hurricane Sandy

Sep 6, 2013

Pallone announces more than $2.1 million for Sayreville response efforts during Sandy |

Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced $2,166,337.45 in new Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) funding to reimburse Sayreville for emergency protective measures to clean sewers, perform search and rescue operations, evacuations and secure temporary facilities for facilities destroyed or damaged as a result of Superstorm Sandy.

Aug 2, 2013

Menendez, Pallone: Lessons Learned from Sandy, New Policies to Rebuild Shore

Long Branch, NJ – Today, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez and Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) joined with local officials at the Bayshore Regional Sewerage Authority (BRSA) in Union Beach and reviewed important federal updates to the Sandy recovery process. Pallone and Menendez discussed a new revision to CDBG grant eligibility, and were joined by Michael Finnegan, a Port Monmouth resident who spent out of pocket to rebuild his home and before this revision was not eligible to be reimbursed. They also discussed FEMA funding for BRSA that will help repair damage at the facility, and announced their initiative in Congress to amend current law to allow condo associations and co-ops to apply for disaster assistance.

Aug 2, 2013

$3.4 million contract awarded for Keansburg levee repairs, debris removal | Asbury Park Press

A contractor has been selected to begin repairing levees and removing debris left in superstorm Sandy’s wake, according to an announcement from the office of Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J.