In Ongoing Response to Hurricane Sandy, We Must Remain Focused on Climate Change’s Long-Term Impacts

The White House

Since Hurricane Sandy made landfall, the Administration has invested in hard-hit communities to ensure that they don’t just rebuild, but rebuild smarter.

Three years ago today, Hurricane Sandy made landfall on the Northeast, devastating countless homes, businesses, and communities in its path. Over the past three years, and indeed, since President Obama took office, the Administration has invested in hard-hit communities with a single focus: to ensure that affected communities don’t just rebuild, but rebuild smarter.

“We’re going to keep doing what it takes to rebuild all the way and make it better than it was before, make it stronger than it was before, make it more resilient than it was before.” -President Obama, May 28, 2013

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