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May 23, 2017

AVALON, WILDWOOD PITCH OPEN SPACE PROJECTS TO COUNTY

Both Avalon and Wildwood made applications for funding to the Cape May County Open Space Program on Tuesday.  Avalon is seeking funding for a brand new Surfside Park adjacent to the boardwalk, and an expansion of its bike path; Wildwood is hoping for funding for artificial fields at its Maxwell Field sports complex. ##
May 23, 2017

FINALLY OPEN! ROUTE 50 BRIDGE IN TUCKAHOE OPENED TO TRAFFIC

After a very long construction project, the Route 50 bridge in Tuckahoe is open to traffic in both directions, just in advance of Memorial Day weekend.  State officials say the $11.7 million project began in October, 2013. ##
May 23, 2017

CREST TO REMEMBER FORMER OFFICER EUGENE MIGLIO

Wildwood Crest will pause to remember fallen police officer Eugene Miglio during a special ceremony to be held on June 2nd. Miglio suffered a fatal heart attack while he struggled with a crime suspect on Miami Avenue and Bayview Drive back in 1995.  A special ceremony will be held at that site. ##
May 23, 2017

NJDEP COMMISSIONER TO DISCUSS BEACH PROJECTS

New Jersey DEP Commissioner Bob Martin will discuss the various beach projects and water quality along the Jersey Shore on Wednesday.  Martin will attend a press conference in advance of Memorial Day weekend to discuss many of the active projects in the State, and to reaffirm the State’s high water quality levels. ##