b) Flood Gates
and of course there is the popular
Of course, in contrary, Sea Bright Mayor Dina Long is attending a two-day conference that brings together Dutch and American experts on water management for coastal communities. The goals are to study ways to protect three regions — the Jersey Shore, downtown Manhattan and Jamaica Bay — impacted by superstorm Sandy.
She is quoted in app.com in saying “What comes out of this hopefully will bring a benefit to the entire region, In my opinion, it doesn’t make sense for each town to do its own thing if it doesn’t fit into a regional plan.” So I guess she would be against the town of Highlands spending $200+ million on just the town of Highlands to mitigate flooding.. (ahem, not like the rest of us have been saying that since Sandy..)