Officials say Sandy has cost Suffolk $70M
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Superstorm Sandy has already cost cash-strapped Suffolk County about $70 million, officials said Monday.
On the same day that Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo requested nearly $2 billion in federal reimbursement for agencies and governments within Suffolk -- much of it for private home and business repairs -- county government leaders publicly detailed its direct costs for the first time.