Five Years After Sandy, Artists and Activists Still See ‘A Really Big Problem’

Last month, the city council approved a rezoning of downtown Far Rockaway, in which the city will spend $126 million to attract investment to the storm-ravaged community. The rezoning will lead to over 1,000 affordable housing units and 250,000 square feet of commercial space being placed in an area that could be underwater by the end of the century, according to the Regional Plan Association.

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