New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg joined thousands of commuters travelling on public transport today as they returned to work and school for the first time since Superstorm Sandy.
Mayor Bloomberg was spotted riding the train to work this morning by a New York Post reporter.
A housing crisis loomed in New York City as victims of superstorm Sandy struggled without heat in near-freezing temperatures.
Victims of superstorm Sandy on the East Coast of America are struggling against the cold among fuel shortages and power outages.
The New York marathon has been cancelled in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy, Mayor Michael Bloomberg has announced.