Building workers from 95 Wall Street in Manhattan seal up vents above a transformer in case of flooding before Hurricane Sandy.
Pedro Surillo, 69, fills up sand bags to protect his Far Rockaway home ahead of Hurricane Sandy.
A tractor creates sand barriers on Rockaway Beach near Beach 92nd Street in preparation for Hurricane Sandy.
Teresa Surillo, 67, takes a break from filling up sand bags to protect her Far Rockaway home ahead of Hurricane Sandy.
Latoya Miller, 29, of Red Hook plays in flooding on Van Brunt Street in Red Hook, Brooklyn.
Waves pound Rockaway Beach in Queens during Hurricane Sandy.
Greenpoint residents Genavieve White, Drew Taylor, and Tom Smolenski (wearing an eye patch from his Halloween costume) walk through a steam leak on Green Street in Greenpoint, Brooklyn the day after Hurricane Sandy hit New York City.
Margrat Woods and her granddaughter Olivia inspect a fallen tree sitting on top of her neighbor’s house on 76th Street in Bay Ridge Brooklyn the day after Hurricane Sandy hit New York City
Workers clean up the Stillwell Ave subway station in Coney Island the day after Hurricane Sandy hit New York City.
People charge electronic devices at make shift charging station outside City Hall in storm ravaged Long Beach 5 days after Sandy hit.
A dog stands on top of a sand dune on Long Beach several weeks after Sandy hit the sea side town.
Al Margolies, 77, rests his sore knees on a sand submerged car outside his home on Louisiana Street in storm ravaged Long Beach, 5 days after Sandy hit New York.
Ceasar Vega, 12, of the Rockaways, picks up supplies inside St. Francis de Sales Church in Rockaway, Queens. The Belle Harbor church has become a large relief center for those effected by Hurricane Sandy.
An exhusted Dalia Abott, 39, of Belle Harbor drags a bag down Beach 128 Street, in the Rockaways after Superstorm Sandy hit New York.
RockawayHelp.com volunteer Jacqueline Choi, 32, of Leonia, NJ helps to clean up the Sandy ravaged home of Margherita McMahon and George Collins in Belle Harbor, Queens.
Trucks unload refuse into the parking lot of Jacob Riis park in the Rockaways.
Children play atop a sand and refuse pile in Belle Harbor, Queens.
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