Completed in May of this year, the new boardwalk has been engineered to be more resilient in the face of harsh weather with steel pilings coated with epoxy and in the case of storms to prevent sand from pouring into neighborhoods. Five years after Sandy, the Rockaways feel more vibrant than ever.

Rockaway Beach Boardwalk, between B 90 and B84, 2017.
Completed in May of this year, the new boardwalk has been engineered to be more resilient in the face of harsh weather with steel pilings coated with epoxy and in the case of storms to prevent sand from pouring into neighborhoods. Five years after Sandy, the Rockaways feel more vibrant than ever.