Sandy Victims Struggling Without Power
- Duration 2:16
- Date Nov 7, 2012
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-- and a good morning there.
-- morning -- and -- certainly get pelted with.
-- entry makes really started to be miserable out here you can see behind me -- starting to get angry in an about a half hour.
Flood warnings began for this area at this nor'easter really has Long Beach.
Extremely vulnerable following everything that happened with hurricane sandy this ADC in front of me.
Had been taken by storm surge out into the streets and we -- for several days as bulldozers have piled at that got to try to offer some sort of protection.
Other boardwalk and they told tangled mess about 33000.
People live here in Long Beach year round they -- depend heavily on tourism.
Really hoping that boardwalk gets back up and running by the summer but all they can think about as they brace -- this nor'easter.
It's trying to get -- You don't have any plumbing -- have any power.
No electric -- get to the bag no -- following.
The landlord hasn't been around and we need heat we need running water it's who would -- -- disgusting.
Enough about making anymore.
I don't know what to -- can do with the kids.
And -- you can really hear the desperation.
In these people's voices -- -- they say they're experiencing all sorts of anxiety.
Well you know and -- some of that region behind either under -- back -- issued orders yet again are they not.
Right -- police are going into low lying areas throughout the region asking people that seek higher ground there are even some mandatory evacuations in place.
In some parts of New Jersey.
But a lot of people don't want to leave their homes are clinging -- their few belongings that they even.
Have let -- you can see behind -- pass this trot.
There's a utility like they've brought in those are scattered across.
The island to try to curb polluters.
There's also a curfew in place and if you see all this debris here this is pretty -- story up and down every street here in Long Beach.
BDCs inside the resilience bill that American flag erected above that rubble and it it -- could actually be covered with snow some parts expected to get up to six inches.
-- look it's and that it looks like an absolute mess out there and -- best to you and our crew.
And certainly those people trying to get through this very very difficult time.