Construction underway on $39M phase two of Mid-Island Bluebelt project

Construction underway on $39M phase two of Mid-Island Bluebelt project

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — The frequent flooding that plagues Dongan Hills and Grant City will soon be mitigated by the expansion of the city’s time-tested Bluebelt program. On Thursday, Apr. 11, the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and Department of Design and Construction (DDC) announced that construction is underway on the $39 million second phase of the New Creek Bluebelt.

2019 Hurricane Names

Want to know the names of 2019 hurricanes?

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — The National Hurricane Center released its list of names for this year’s Atlantic hurricane season, which begins on June 1 and lasts through November. And meteorologists at AccuWeather are predicting at least 12 to 14 storms during the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season, with five to seven expected to become hurricanes, and two to four expected to become major hurricanes.

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