Superstorm Sandy

How do you think the state, the federal government and others responded to superstorm Sandy? Who did a terrific job and who fell short? What more needs to be done moving forward?

* 1. How would you rate the job your town did in cleaning up the damage caused by superstorm Sandy?

* 2. How would you rate the job insurance companies did in processing your claims quickly and fairly after Sandy?

* 3. How would you rate the job FEMA did in providing temporary housing for people whose homes were displaced by Sandy?

* 4. How would you rate the job the federal and state government have done in dispensing aid to affected homeowners to repair and rebuild quickly?

* 5. How would you rate the job nonprofit Sandy relief groups have done in getting aid to organizations and individual affected homeowners quickly?

* 6. Have the state and federal government done enough to protect the New Jersey coast and inland areas from a recurrence of the catastrophic damage caused by superstorm Sandy?

* 7. Should the state form a coastal commission to coordinate efforts to protect Jersey Shore communities in the future?

* 8. What more should the state and/or federal government be doing to speed up the Sandy recovery efforts?

* 9. Should the state allow any homeowner or business that wants to rebuild to do so, regardless of the level of risk for future flooding?

* 10. Do you agree with the decision by towns to rebuild their boardwalks before the beaches have been replenished and dunes or other protective barriers have been erected?

* 11. How would you grade the superstorm Sandy recovery efforts (A to F) of the following?

  A B C D E F
Gov. Chris Christie
State DEP
Private insurers
Nonprofit groups