Vivek Ananthan: It’s important to know how Sandy aid is spent

 A pile driver in Feb installs the first pile in the beach off Dupont Avenue to support Seaside Heights' new boardwalk. (Sandy Levine/for NewsWorks)

A pile driver in Feb installs the first pile in the beach off Dupont Avenue to support Seaside Heights' new boardwalk. (Sandy Levine/for NewsWorks)

Vivek Ananthan is a member of Occupy Sandy Recover, a group aimed at ensuring that storm relief aid doesn’t just go to fix the tourist hot spots. Ananthan says it is important that the public know where relief money is being spent.

He was one of 60 people who participated in WHYY’s Ready for Next Time? Rethinking the Shore After Sandy forums. It was held at our studios on Monday, July 15, 2013. During each session we set up our “Two Minute Testimonial” video booth. This gives anyone a chance to share their thoughts about the Jersey shore.

Our next event is Tues, July 30, 2013Middle Township High School300 Atlantic Ave.Cape May Court House, NJDoors open at 6:00 p.m.Forum begins promptly at 6:45 p.m.

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