Hurricane Irene Newswire

Hurricane Irene Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hurricane Irene.

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  1. North Carolina Mitigation Project after Irene Proves its WorthRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    After Hurricane Matthew roared through coastal North Carolina in October 2016, damage in the state will total as much as $4 billion, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Proactive steps taken by Pamlico County following 2011's Hurricane Irene spared this North Carolina County from significant impacts.

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  2. North Carolina Mitigation Project after Irene Proves its WorthRead the original story

    Monday Mar 20 | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    After Hurricane Matthew roared through coastal North Carolina in October 2016, damage in the state will total as much as $4 billion, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Proactive steps taken by Pamlico County following 2011's Hurricane Irene spared this North Carolina County from significant impacts.

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  3. 2017 Top North Carolina Bass Fishing SpotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | California Game and Fish

    ... At least before Matthew, most areas, including northeastern District 1, whose fisheries had been hit by hurricane Irene, had rebounded during a five-year span without a major hurricane. Fisheries biologist Katie Potoka said she and WRC technicians ...

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  4. A.G. Schneiderman Highlights Local Impacts of Trump Environmental Budget CutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | LongIsland.com

    ... of all New Yorkers and Americans. Specifically, the letter calls out the devastating rainfall caused by Hurricane Irene in 2011, which dumped more than 11 inches of rain on the Hudson Valley, eastern Adirondacks, Catskills, and Champlain Valley in ...

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  5. New Haven Fort Hale Park Pier gets a makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | WTNH

    ... is rolling out the plans for the new pier. "The pier took a lot of damage over the years especially in Hurricane Irene and Hurricane Sandy ," said New Haven city engineer Giovanni Zinn. The city received a state grant from The Department of Energy ...

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  6. A.G. Schneiderman Highlights Local Impacts Of Trump Environmental Budget CutsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 9 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of all New Yorkers and Americans. Specifically, the letter calls out the devastating rainfall caused by Hurricane Irene in 2011, which dumped more than 11 inches of rain on the Hudson Valley, eastern Adirondacks, Catskills, and Champlain Valley in ...

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  7. Washingtonville area plans for flood mitigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | Times Herald-Record

    WASHINGTONVILLE - Rick Lewis, the Town of Blooming Grove's emergency management director, remembers how his family had to be evacuated from their Lynmore Avenue home by boat when Hurricane Irene hit in August 2011.

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  8. Pikeville town board expresses frustration with federal aidRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 8 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... at least a dozen times, and we're not as close as we thought we were to getting a reimbursement." Hunt said Hurricane Irene hit the county in August of 2011, and he said the town received help from FEMA in March of 2012. Hunt said he hopes to ...

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  9. Scientists Outline High Cost of 'Nuisance Flooding' Along US CoastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | Voice of America

    ... Geophysical Union journal Earth's Future . FILE - A flooded road on Hatteras Island, N.C., is shown after Hurricane Irene swept through the area, cutting the roadway in five locations, Aug. 28, 2011. Flooding caused by rising sea levels may end up ...

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  10. New Jersey Appellate Division Applies Anti-Concurrent Causation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | JD Supra

    Frequent readers of the blog will appreciate that disputes involving the application of anti-concurrent causation language in the context of claims for flood or water damage have appeared with some frequency in recent years. This increased level of cases is due in large part to the damage caused by Hurricane Irene in 2011 and Hurricane Sandy in 2012.

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  11. Nissequogue, Head of the Harbor villages study rising seasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | Newsday

    ... Long Beach, the spit that has protected the harbor for thousands of years, flooded 30 inches during Hurricane Irene. At the high extreme of projected sea-level rise, it could turn into an island, imperiling about 40 homes there and opening a new ...

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  12. Andover Twp. decision could get Lackawanna Cutoff station on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | New Jersey Herald

    ... has been performing its purpose well and has passed the test of not just one, but two hundred-year storms in Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee in the years since the DEP modified its classification system calling for greater concern for the ...

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  13. Pequannock gets $4.5M grant to elevate flood homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | NorthJersey.com

    ... homes in flood-prone areas experienced a number of storms that produced flooding, the most serious being Hurricane Irene in 2011 and a storm in spring 1984; both caused severe flooding in the Passaic River Basin. Nick DeStefano, vice chairman of the ...

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  14. Andover Twp. action on culvert could end rail service deadlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | New Jersey Herald

    ... be endangered in the event of a so-called hundred-year flood and if that culvert were to fail. Since then, Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee have been through, both classified as hundred-year storms, and the culvert did not fail, and the site ...

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  15. Storm levels Space Farms blacksmith shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | NorthJersey.com

    ... building. "Between that and the fire two years ago (which destroyed a 2.5-story feed building), and Hurricane Irene, the last couple of years have been beating us up pretty hard, but we keep moving forward," said Space, who also serves in the New ...

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  16. Bad storm wallops Space Farms hard, takes down 120-year-old barnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... restaurant. "My wife said that mother nature is starting to take a pretty toll on us," Space said. "Between Hurricane Irene, tropical Storm Ray and Sandy. Two years ago we had a fire at one of our big processing plant for the animals. That whole ...

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  17. Chris Edgerton moves a pallet of beer at the LQR MKT store in Norwalk.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 25 | Connecticut Post

    ... as choosing between protecting jobs or protecting consumers. If I were a legislator, I'd hope for another Hurricane Irene to distract from my no-win situation. The debate in question is over a law requiring the minimum pricing of the sale of wine ...

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  18. The top-rated restaurant in each of the Lehigh Valley's 30 biggest townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | NJ.com

    ... and heaters. The restaurant has been around since 2002, bouncing back in 2011 after closing for damage from Hurricane Irene. Blue Grillhouse : 4431 Easton Ave. 610-691-8400. TripAdvisor and Yelp agree: Beck's Land & Sea House is the place to go in ...

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  19. Officials to seek funding to demolish unused railroad bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | New Jersey Herald

    ... pment Block Grant for disaster recovery funding, which state officials say is justified because of damage in Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee in 2011.

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  20. 5 years later, couple receives flood reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... Block Grant -- Disaster Recovery funds would be allocated to four counties that suffered major damage from Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee. The money is to be used by municipalities in those counties to acquire more than 100 homes prone to ...

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