Gallery: Google Street View Begins Documenting Hurricane Sandy Damage f...

After being criticized for the slow update of maps of New Orleans after hurricane Katrina, Google has tried to make clear the intention to re-shoot the New York area as reconstruction continues, explaining that the company will return to document recovery efforts. Though Google has made it clear these will only be temporary street view images to reflect the reality of the neighborhood, it has not been articulated, how often the re-shooting of these communities will occur.

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