City businesses hit hard by Hurricane Sandy get a helping hand

Posted at 11:49 PM, Dec 09, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-10 01:43:53-05

NEW YORK (PIX11) — Small businesses hit hard by sandy are getting a fresh start. Sunday, Speaker Christine Quinn announced a new program called “Support NYC Small Business.”

The promotional ad campaign will use the website -yelp- to encourage New Yorkers to shop at mom and pop stores.

Along with the website, some businesses will be featured on tv, radio, bus, taxi and print ads with their recovery stories.

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