Cuomo Announces New Program to Fund Home Elevations

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Freeport, N.Y., July 30, 2014—New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo appeared at the home of Daniel Ehrick (center) to announce a new home elevation program. New York State will provide $300 million to elevate more than 6,000 homes on Long Island that lie in the 100-year flood plain to prevent damage from future storms. Also attending were Director of the Governor's Office of Storm Recovery Jamie Rubin (far left) and Town of Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray. K.C.Wilsey/FEMA

Freeport, N.Y., July 30, 2014—New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo appeared at the home of Daniel Ehrick (center) to announce a new home elevation program. New York State will provide $300 million to elevate more than 6,000 homes on Long Island that lie in the 100-year flood plain to prevent damage from future storms. Also attending were Director of the Governor's Office of Storm Recovery Jamie Rubin (far left) and Town of Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray. K.C.Wilsey/FEMA

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