Washington, DC—September 22, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11), together with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Brooklyn Community Boards 10 and 11, today inspected the Shore Road Promenade to identify opportunities for resiliency investments to protect the Belt Parkway during floods.
Washington, DC—September 16, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today joined first responders and legislators in Washington, DC to push for a permanent extension of the Zadroga Act, which will begin expiring at the end of the month.
Staten Island, NY—September 15, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) reminded Staten Islanders and Brooklynites that today is the last day to request a flood insurance claims review from FEMA.
Washington, DC—September 9, 2015....After focusing intensely on Sandy recovery issues during his first four months in office, Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today introduced his first bill in Congress. H.R. 3456, the Flood Insurance Mitigation and Policyholder Protection Act (FIMPPA) follows through on calls for FEMA reform Donovan made during his campaign.
Staten Island, NY—September 3, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11), together with state and local elected representatives for Staten Island and Brooklyn, today sent FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate a letter urging the agency to comply with federal law by releasing flood mitigation options.
Staten Island, NY--August 27, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) and representatives from the Staten Island Long-term Recovery Organization – which provided a generous grant – today joined Midland Beach resident Bill Owens at his newly constructed home to observe the new lift and discuss ongoing storm challenges.
Staten Island, NY—August 19, 2015...."Decades of deceiving our friends and supporting our enemies should prove that Iran cannot be trusted. This latest news that confirms the secret side deal to allow Iran to investigate its own facilities is exactly what we have been warning against. The notion that Iran can police itself would be laughable if it weren’t so reckless.