A. James Clark School of Engineering, University of Maryland
"It's really important to have some sort of federal-level policy so we can have minimal guidelines for how to rebuild [after hurricanes]." – Allison Reilly, On Point with Tom Ashbrook
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Researchers: Hurricanes Disproportionately Affect Renters
A UMD-led study pinpoints rising rents and limited assistance as key concerns.