Gallery: Mayor Bloomberg Announces New NYC Rapid Repairs Program to Fix...

NYC Rapid Repairs is an unprecedented new program announced by Mayor Bloomberg and Director of NYC Housing Recovery Operations Brad Gair today to fix homes damaged by Hurricane Sandy as quickly and efficiently as possible. The mayor explained that through a partnership with FEMA, the new program would organize teams of contractors and city inspectors, and send them into neighborhoods that were affected by Hurricane Sandy to assess and rebuild so that people can get back into their homes and get on with their lives. If your home was destroyed or impacted by the super storm, you’ll be able to sign up for NYC Rapid Repairs starting on Tuesday by calling 311 or by going to Please read on for other important details.

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