Topics » Health   Sept. 21, 2011

Galveston: Healthier After Disaster?

Recovery

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Recovery

Multi-million dollar efforts to revitalize the tourist strip along Seawall Boulevard continue three years later. The Flagship Hotel was demolished earlier this year to make room for Pleasure Pier, an amusement park. Despite the heavy toll of Ike, city planners now see an opportunity to rebuild Galveston stronger -- and healthier.

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