Consider Climate Change for Post-Sandy Rebuilding: Feds

Following up on the $1.8 billion in Community Development Block Grant funding New Jersey received last year, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced in October that the state will receive a second installment of $1.46 billion to continue its Sandy rebuilding and recovery efforts. But before any of that money can make it to the Garden State, officials in the Department of Community Affairs need to create an action plan, detailing their priorities for how they intend to spend the funding.

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