In an Oct. 31, 2012 photo pedestrians go along a sea wall in Bay Head, N.J., to see the damage inflicted by Superstorm Sandy. Even with federal reimbursement for much of the expenses, h

 

              In an Oct. 31, 2012 photo pedestrians go along a sea wall in Bay Head, N.J., to see the damage inflicted by Superstorm Sandy. Even with federal reimbursement for much of the expenses, h
In an Oct. 31, 2012 photo pedestrians go along a sea wall in Bay Head, N.J., to see the damage inflicted by Superstorm Sandy. Even with federal reimbursement for much of the expenses, hard-hit towns could be facing property tax hikes next year as a result of the unexpected costs, and the loss of millions of dollars of taxable property. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)