• Article: Back Bay Flood-Defense Plan Will Take Time, Federal Official Says

    by  • December 28, 2016 • News

    An article titled “Back Bay Flood-Defense Plan Will Take Time, Federal Official Says” was recently published on NJ Spotlight.  An excerpt of the article can be found below, and the full article can be found here.

    “A U.S. official told residents of New Jersey’s back bay communities on Thursday that it will be three years or longer before federal and state authorities finalize a wide-ranging plan to defend the bays from Sandy-like flooding, and some years after that until the plan is executed.” – Jon Hurdle, NJ Spotlight


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