Caption: Freeport,N.Y., Spring 2013--After the storm surge from Hurricane Sandy flooded their house with 5 feet of water, the homeowners made the decision to elevate their house above the new flood level of 12 feet determined by New York State and FEMA.
Keywords: FEMA, Freeport, Grover House, Hurricane Sandy, cribbing, elevation, flooding, helical piles, hydraulic lift, mitigation
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