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Governor Andrew Cuomo

$9 Billion Proposal to Protect NYC from Future Storms

Plan Aims to Keep Power On in Future Large Storms

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo wants huge electrical transformers hauled to upper floors of commercial buildings, the ability to shutter subways, tunnels and airports from flood waters, and health facility backup power sources placed on higher ground as part of a $9 billion plan to protect New York City from the next superstorm.