Barrier Force - What is it?
As another protective measure, the City is planning to install Barrier Force devices along parts of the beach. The Barrier Force system is specifically designed for flood protection.
Check out Barrier Force protecting the coast at Rockaway Beach in this video!
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The installation of a man-made security blanket designed to deflect and weaken storm surges is under way in Tottenville.