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New York City testing post-disaster housing

The authorities plan to deploy these stackable apartment pods as temporary homes while awaiting rebuilding

Disaster pods, stackable prefabricated apartments developed by the New York City Office of Emergency Management, at the foot of the Brooklyn bridge, in New York.

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STAINLESS-STEEL appliances. Cabinetry hand-built by Amish artisans. A shower flush with the floor - both sleek and accessible. And gorgeous sunsets from a private balcony overlooking Cadman Plaza and the Manhattan Bridge.

This is not some new luxury development on the...

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