Better safe than ‘Sandy’

The Hudson Reporter

Are we ready for future storms now?

“Rebuild by Design is excellent but it’s going take five to ten years to complete because frankly, things take time.” – Alan Blumberg.

Oct. 29 will mark three years since Hurricane Sandy hit Hoboken, and residents recently experienced déjà vu when Hurricane Joaquin threatened to slither up the coast.

Stevens Institute of Technology professor Dr. Alan Blumberg, an ocean engineer well known for predicting the massive extent of Sandy before other forecasters back in October 2012, said last week, “We were lucky.”

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