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Fire fighters evaluate the scene of an apartment building which had the front wall collapse due to Hurricane Sandy on October 29, 2012
Cars floating in a flooded subterranean basement following Hurricane Sandy on October 30, 2012 in the Financial District.
A man clears leaves from a sewer drain in lower Manhattan.
Water floods a street on October 30, 2012 in Lower Manhattan.
A general view of submerged cars on Ave. C and 7th st, after severe flooding caused by Hurricane Sandy, on October 29, 2012 in Manhattan.
A damaged chair sits on the beach in low-lying Coney Island in the wake of Superstorm Sandy on November 3, 2012.
A man walks next to standing water and piles of sand swept onto a road from Superstorm Sandy at Rockaway Beach on November 3, 2012 in Queens.