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Six months after Sandy struck, work has begun (Credit: News 12 Long Island)

Six months after Sandy struck, work has begun on the new Long Beach boardwalk.

PHOTOS: Rebuilding the Long Beach boardwalk

Six months after Superstorm Sandy struck, work has begun on replacing the iconic Long Beach boardwalk, which was completely washed away in spots.

Six months after Sandy struck, work has begun
(Credit: News 12 Long Island)

Six months after Sandy struck, work has begun on the new Long Beach boardwalk.

Local officials attend a groundbreaking ceremony as work
(Credit: News 12 Long Island)

Local officials attend a groundbreaking ceremony as work begins on the new Long Beach boardwalk.

A plank is lowered at a groundbreaking ceremony
(Credit: News 12 Long Island)

A plank is lowered at a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Long Beach boardwalk on Saturday, April 27, 2013.

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Work has begun on replacing the iconic Long
(Credit: News 12 Long Island)

Work has begun on replacing the iconic Long Beach boardwalk, which was completely washed away in spots.

Work has begun on replacing the iconic Long
(Credit: News 12 Long Island)

Work has begun on replacing the iconic Long Beach boardwalk, which was completely washed away in spots.

Crews work on the Long Beach boardwalk, which
(Credit: News 12 Long Island)

Crews work on the Long Beach boardwalk, which was destroyed by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012.

Crews work on the Long Beach boardwalk, which
(Credit: News 12 Long Island)

Crews work on the Long Beach boardwalk, which was destroyed by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012.

Work has begun on replacing the Long Beach
(Credit: News 12 Long Island)

Work has begun on replacing the Long Beach boardwalk, six months after the storm struck.

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A black-and-white photo shows the Long Beach boardwalk
(Credit: Handout)

A black-and-white photo shows the Long Beach boardwalk in 1910, a year after its initial construction.

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