Sen. Schumer: Disaster aid to help elevate LI homes

Sen. Schumer announced today that disaster aid will help elevate Long Island homes that were flooded by Sandy. (2/20/13)

WOODBURY - Sen. Charles Schumer announced today that disaster aid will help elevate Long Island homes in order to protect homeowners from another storm with the severity of Sandy.

Elevating a home can be very helpful, however it is also expensive for homeowners.

According to Newsday, Schumer made the comments during a breakfast meeting in Manhattan.

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