NJ Spotlight News

Who gets a Blue Acres buyout from $50M for Ida victims?

Clip: 05/06/2022 | 5m 33s | Video has closed captioning.

New Jersey has $50 million to spend on Blue Acres buyouts for the hardest-hit victims of Ida -- but who'll get picked? Advocates like New Jersey Future’s Peter Kasabach want the state Department of Environmental Protection to promise it'll focus on climate equity when officials choose who gets a buy-out. Meanwhile, not everybody wants to sell their home and leave their neighborhood.

Aired: 05/06/22

Rating: NR

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