Sandy rebuilding begins under new FEMA guidelines
Homeowners are planning rebuilding projects now that Gov. Chris Christie has backed new FEMA elevation guidelines for homes in high-risk flood areas.
One homeowner in Keansburg plans to lift his house by 7 feet and put in an all new foundation in an effort to protect it from the next storm.
In Keansburg, the flood elevation has changed to 17 feet plus 1 foot above sea level. By building...