Is a sea wall the right choice?
MANTOLOKING — While a plan is in motion to install a steel sea wall extending along the beaches from Mantoloking to Brick, some residents, here, do not believe it is the best option to protect the towns against future storms and are hoping the state agencies behind the project will change their plan of action.
The approximately $40 million project calls for four miles of steel sheet piling to ...
POINT PLEASANT — A study on making the streets, here, safer for pedestrians and bicyclists turned up a variety of improvement ideas — including one that would change the amount of lanes available to motorists on two bridges in town.
Despite the proposals of both big and small changes to make the borough safer, the governing body is still investigating the safety ideas and has taken no action on ...
POINT PLEASANT BEACH — Seasonal renters hoping to park on the lawn of their rental property for convenience’s sake should think again.
During Tuesday night’s borough council meeting, here, local officials discussed drafting an ordinance that would, if adopted, amend the rules currently in place regarding parking on front lawns in town.
Council members and police officials have agreed that enforcing front lawn parking rules is difficult under the borough’s ...
SEA GIRT — The public will likely never know exactly what transpired between Mayor Ken Farrell and former borough administrator Al Bunting, as the recently approved separation compensation agreement between the borough and Mr. Bunting contains a gag order.
Mr. Bunting is being paid $75,000 to leave the borough — quietly.
A copy of the agreement was forwarded to The Coast Star on Tuesday morning by acting borough administrator Lorraine ...
BELMAR — The luck of the Irish kept the bad weather away on Sunday, as hundreds marched down Main Street, here, for the 41st annual Belmar/Lake Como St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
Tens of thousands more watched from the sidewalks, cheering on the floats, bands and marchers.
Though the impending snowstorm may have kept some people away from one of the most anticipated events of the year in the area, Mother ...
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