In this Oct. 29, 2012 file photo, sea water floods the entrance to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel in New York during Superstorm Sandy. (AP Photo/ John Minchillo, File)

Slow Ride For Coney Island Homes Damaged By Sandy

NYC Rapid Repairs has completed rebuilding work on more than 10,000 residences damaged in superstorm Sandy, Mayor Bloomberg’s office announced this week. Launched by the city under a special arrangement with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Rapid Repairs dispatches teams of contractors and construction workers to restore heat, electricity and hot water, and to make minor repairs. […]