One year after Sandy, three residents of Rockaway Beach, a neighborhood on the barrier peninsula of New York City which was heavily damaged by Hurricane Sandy, tell their stories of what happened. Furthermore, they paint a vivid picture of their rapidly recovering neighborhood with a budding cultural life, an active surfer community that helped save lives, growing businesses, and the thing they all passionately share: their love for the ocean.

Featured speakers/guests:

Residents, surfers, business owners in Rockaway Beach, NY.

Credits:

Produced by Ursula Ruedenberg for Pacifica Radio.

ON Sprouts | November 7, 2013 | 12:00 pm

Rockaway Beach One Year After Sandy

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One year after Sandy, three residents of Rockaway Beach, a neighborhood on the barrier peninsula of New York City which was heavily damaged by Hurricane Sandy, tell their stories of what happened. Furthermore, they paint a vivid picture of their rapidly recovering neighborhood with a budding cultural life, an active surfer community that helped save lives, growing businesses, and the thing they all passionately share: their love for the ocean.

Featured speakers/guests:

Residents, surfers, business owners in Rockaway Beach, NY.

Credits:

Produced by Ursula Ruedenberg for Pacifica Radio.

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