New Maps and a New Plan for New York

Using the Federal Emergency Management Agency flood maps, which had several revisions over the course of a year, ProPublica released an interactive map that would show readers the impact Sandy had, how much impact a potential flood could have, and how the measures laid out in Bloomberg’s plan, if implemented, might protect the city.

New Maps and a New Plan for New York

Source: ProPublica
Date of Publication: June 12, 2013
Authors: Al Shaw and Jeff Larson


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