PSEG LI to get $729M in storm protection funds

PSEG Long Island is getting more than $700 million from Albany to help prevent power problems in the event of a major storm. The funding

PSEG Long Island is getting more than $700 million from Albany to help prevent power problems in the event of a major storm.

PSEG Long Island is getting more than $700 million from Albany to help prevent power problems in the event of a major storm. (3/16/15)

WOODBURY - PSEG Long Island is getting more than $700 million from Albany to help prevent power problems in the event of a major storm.

The funding will go toward replacing circuits and elevating substations.

Crews will start making the improvements in the towns of Huntington and Southold next month.

More than 1 million people were left without power after Superstorm Sandy.

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