Gov. Cuomo calls up additional 1K National Guard troops

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has called up an additional 1,000 National Guard troops. Nassau County asked for more help from the National Guard to help evacuate

FARMINGDALE - Gov. Andrew Cuomo has called up an additional 1,000 National Guard troops. Nassau County asked for more help from the National Guard to help evacuate people from the Long Beach and Bayville areas. Officials already had to rescue 14 people from Fire Island, even though a mandatory evacuation order had been issued.LI Hurricane Preparedness ResourcesLI Weather CenterNews 12 LI Hurricane Sandy Coverage

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