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Council to county: Tear down this bridge

Council to county: Tear down this bridge

MANASQUAN — Based on findings from several meetings and field inspections, the county will be providing temporary emergency relief measures at a cost of $2 million to county taxpayers to allow the recently damaged Glimmer Glass Bridge to become operable again, Councilman Ed Donovan announced at Monday evening’s well-attended council meeting.

Councilman Donovan is the chair of the council’s department of public

works committee.

“They [Monmouth County] will spend approximately ...

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Seeking a flooding fix in Sea GirtSeeking a flooding fix in Sea Girt

SEA GIRT — The federal beach replenishment project for Shore towns is turning into a nightmare for borough officials and residents, here.

On numerous occasions since the recent beach replenishment project was completed, Sea Girt has experienced flooding issues due to sand blocking its two outfall pipes, located at Baltimore Boulevard and Neptune Place. Residents have raised concerns about experiencing flooding issues near their homes.

Borough administrator and clerk Lorraine ...

Two-story restaurant sought on Bridge Ave.Two-story restaurant sought on Bridge Ave.

BAY HEAD — The firehouse’s meeting room was packed beyond capacity Wednesday evening, so much so that the scheduled variance request before the borough’s planning board was unable to be heard.

Now, the application to

determine the fate of the property that once held The Shopper’s Wharf will be heard at a special planning board meeting early next month, either Sept. 9 or 11, at Sacred Heart Church.


The ...

Route 35 work to recommenceRoute 35 work to recommence

NORTHERN OCEAN COUNTY — Work on the New Jersey Department of Transportation’s [NJDOT] Route 35 reconstruction project, which was halted on Memorial Day Weekend, will resume on Wednesday, Sept. 3.

Route 35 serves as a pivotal traffic lane for the New Jersey coastline, especially for those on the Barrier Island between Barnegat Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.

When a segment of the highway was severely damaged during Superstorm Sandy in ...

Clams, anyone?Clams, anyone?

BAY HEAD — The annual Bay Head Fire Department Clam Bake reached record numbers on Saturday, Aug. 16, with a total of 1,141 tickets to attend purchased.

This was the largest Clam Bake that the fire department has hosted thus far, Charles Tillson, the organizer of the Clam Bake, said.

“We had our best turnout so far,” he said.

The Clam Bake is the Bay Head Fire Department’s annual ...

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