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Preliminary Base Flood Advisory Maps

Updated Base Flood Elevation Maps (Preliminary version) are due to be released by the end of July, 2013. They are expected to be much more thorough than the Advisory version issued this past winter. They are also reported to be more favorable v/v insurance implications.

Sample Letter Proposed DEP CAFRA Regs

N.J. Department of Environmental Protection Gary Brower, Esq., ATTN: DEP Docket No. 19-06-09/482, Office of Legal Affairs, P.O. Box 402 Trenton, N.J. 08625 November 29, 2006 Dear Mr. Brower, Esq., The NJ Department of Environmental Protection has declared that there are ” different areas and geographic features of the over 1,000 miles of the New […]

Lotus Project Presents Free 10-Session ‘Series of Self’

For 10 Participants, October to March in Surf City This fall, the Lotus Project introduces a new series of workshops called Series of Self, created by family therapist Meghan Delaney, in collaboration with LBI Community Yoga. The Lotus Project is a nonprofit charitable organization that offers a voice through creative expression for individuals loving a […]

Crosswalk Protection

Crosswalk protection is being sought through the Mayor and the County in the form of a pedestrian-controlled blinking light at the 25th St. crosswalk.  The Mayor has indicated that work is in Process.

Huge Harvey Cedars Award

In a decision that could have far-reaching implications for beach replenishment efforts along the Jersey shore, a state appeals court panel Monday upheld a hefty award for a Harvey Cedars couple who contended that building dunes to restore the beach diminished the value of their oceanfront home. The $375,000 jury award to Harvey and Phyllis […]