Article Photos: Superstorm Long Beach Boardwalk 4/5

Shawn Polito uses a sledgehammer to knock apart timbers on the Long Beach, N.Y. boardwalk as he works with a crew to dismantle the storm-damaged promenade, Friday, Feb. 1, 2013.  Three months after Superstorm Sandy devastated the coastal areas of New Jersey and New York, Congress finally passed a $50.5 billion bill to rebuild homes, businesses, utilities, mass transit and other critical infrastructure. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)