Positive Future #490 (Feature photo – Seawall – Public Domian)
Most damaged by Hurricane Sandy is Staten Island in New York. Recently $615 million in funding has been approved to build a 5 mile seawall along the Staten Island shoreline. The seawall will be built the U.S. Corps of Engineer.
Groundbreaking is set for 2020 with a four year construction time frame. Curbed journalist Nathan Kensinger brings us the story: https://ny.curbed.com/2019/4/25/18515213/staten-island-usace-seawall-climate-change-photo-essay