Bellevue Hospital Is Planning Flood Protection For Its Facilities

Main Content
New York, N.Y., Mar. 11, 2014--Bellevue Hospital (center) sits in the middle of Hospital Row on First Avenue, separated from the East River only by the FDR Drive. During the storm surge from Hurricane Sandy the hospital suffered extreme damage to its infrastructure. Federal agencies are coordinating to help the hospital become more resiliant to future storms. The VA Medical Center is next to Bellevue, at the lower left. K.C.Wilsey/FEMA
New York, N.Y., March 11, 2014 -- Bellevue Hospital (center) sits in the middle of Hospital Row on First Avenue, separated from the East River only by the FDR Drive. During the storm surge from Hurricane Sandy the hospital suffered extreme damage to its infrastructure. Federal agencies are coordinating to help the hospital become more resilient to future storms. The VA Medical Center is next to Bellevue, at the lower left. K.C.Wilsey/FEMA
Back to Top