The scenes of recovery after Irma, still unfolding, have a fraught grace, and memories of the storm are raw.
US President Donald Trump declared federal emergencies in Alabama and Florida on Sunday, which provides additional funding for disaster relief.
Few will be betting on the State of Florida going bust in spite of the gloom, but there is a possibility and it will depend upon the speed at which infrastructure is returned to normal.
The island's recovery will likely cost more than $30 billion.
US President Donald Trump made the accusation after his administration was blamed for not providing enough aid in the wake of the devastation wreaked by Hurricane Maria.
“To see the utter devastation firsthand and so close to home is shocking.”
Congregation Beth Yeshurun was completely flooded during Hurricane Harvey.
Leaders of the Jewish community, which numbers around 2,000, said there was no choice but to cancel the Rosh Hashana services.
The US has been hit with several devastating storms recently.
"We are working in an area without power helping families with sick children and elderly people who were unable to evacuate."