Avalon

April 12, 2018

AVALON TO OFFER TEN NEW OUTDOOR PICKLEBALL COURTS

Avalon will be bringing one of the most popular recreational activities outside this summer.  Avalon announced it will be placing ten new outdoor pickle ball courts at the 8th Street recreation complex starting next month.  During the afternoon hours, ...
April 8, 2018

COUNTY TO AWARD ENGINEERING CONTRACT FOR TWO AVALON BRIDGES

County freeholders meet Tuesday and are expected to award a contract to an engineering firm to address scouring issues at two County-owned bridges in Avalon.  A proposal totaling nearly $150,000 may be awarded to address scouring and erosion damage at ...
March 29, 2018

HERE WE GO AGAIN: TOWNSEND’S INLET BRIDGE CLOSES MONDAY MORNING

Yet another closure for the beleaguered Townsend’s Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City.  County officials announced that the bridge will close on Monday morning and remain closed for about three weeks as a railing system is replaced adjacent to the movable span.  The bridge has undergone railing replacement work for the past few …

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March 28, 2018

AVALON APPROVES MUNICIPAL BUDGET WITH SIGNIFICANT TAX DECREASE

The Avalon Borough Council met Wednesday afternoon and approved a new municipal budget that includes a significant decrease in its municipal tax rate.  The new rate for Avalon is 19.9 cents per $100 of assessed valuation.  Avalon maintains a AAA bond rating from Standard and Poor’s and may have the lowest combined tax rate in …

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