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New York City After Hurricane Sandy Case Summary

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A Rapid Needs Assessment of the Rockaway Peninsula in New York City After Hurricane Sandy and the Relationship of Socioeconomic Status to Recovery
PAD3874: COMMUNITY RELATIONS THEORY/PR 180 (23322)
Isabel Felipe
Florida Southwestern State College
Professor Matt Visaggio
1/16/2017
Summary: This case study covers the response efforts of government officials and volunteers after hurricane Sandy to help restore services in certain locations. The main focus was on the Rockaway peninsula in New York city. Based on the economic status determined how soon they were able to receive recovery assistance for their basic needs. (Subaiya, S., Moussavi, C., Velasquez, A., & Stillman, J.2014) Low income households worried the most about the essentials,
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