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Maryland At High Risk As Sea Levels Continue To Rise

A graphic warning for a vulnerable Maryland: the danger is sea level rise coupled with storm surges.

09/16/2014

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Feds Give $102M In Storm Prevention To 11 States, Including Md.

Eleven states in the eastern U.S. will share $102.7 million in grants from the federal government to protect against future storms, with the greatest amount of funded projects in New Jersey and New York.

06/16/2014

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Winter Storm Damages Ocean City Fishing Pier

Ocean City’s fishing pier has been damaged by the winter storm that passed through the region.

02/14/2014

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One Year Later: Md. Awarded $19M In Superstorm Sandy Aid

It’s been one year since Superstorm Sandy battered the Northeast, and communities are still picking up the pieces. The damage up the East Coast was catastrophic, mostly in New Jersey and New York. At least 147 people died, more than a half million homes were destroyed and damage reached $50 billion.

10/28/2013

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Md. Plant Adds Features To Prevent Sewage Overflow

Howard County Executive Ken Ulman plans to break ground on backup generators and solar panels that will be installed at the Little Patuxent Water Reclamation Plant.

10/27/2013

Tracking Hurricane Sandy

Western Md. Trail Closed As Sandy’s Effects Linger

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it’s closing a popular western Maryland hiking trail because of lingering damage from Superstorm Sandy more than nine months ago.

08/06/2013

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Smith Island Buyouts Removed From Recovery Plan

Maryland has removed property buyouts on Smith Island from a Hurricane Sandy recovery plan.

06/07/2013

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Sandy Recovery Plan Includes Smith Island Buyouts

A draft plan for Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts in Somerset County includes $1 million for property buyouts on Smith Island, despite local officials’ opposition.

05/30/2013

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O.C. Fishing Pier, Destroyed By Sandy, Is Reopened

Ocean City officials reopen the landmark fishing pier that was destroyed by Superstorm Sandy.

05/24/2013

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Crisfield Showing New Signs Of Life Following Down Economy, Hurricane Sandy

After Hurricane Sandy dealt a devastating blow to a Maryland community, locals are now fighting to keep that community alive.

05/16/2013

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Crisfield Police Who Relocated To Bank Won’t Stay

Police in Crisfield who moved into a former bank building after Hurricane Sandy damaged the police station’s roof won’t be making the bank a permanent home.

03/20/2013

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United Way Handing Out $5M In Sandy Aid To 7 States, Including Md.

Child-care centers, soup kitchens and a volunteer fire association are among the recipients of $5 million in Superstorm Sandy relief announced by the United Way of New York City.

03/04/2013

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