• About Jersey Shore Partnership

    The Jersey Shore Partnership is an advocate of initiatives that are unique and important to the Jersey Shore coastal communities with an emphasis on shore protection and beach replenishment. The Partnership takes an active role in New Jersey’s economy including tourism, coastal resources, vital infrastructure, education and emergency preparedness.

    Publication Of The Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) Appeals Database

    by  • August 25, 2014 • News

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announces the availability of the Hazard Mitigation Grants Program Appeals Database. The Hazard Mitigation Grant Program provides grants to state, local, tribal and territorial governments to implement long-term hazard mitigation measures after a major disaster declaration. The purpose of the HMGP is to reduce the loss of life...

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    Multi-year State Channel Dredging Program Announced

    by  • July 14, 2014 • News

    Governor Christie recently announcement a multi-year state channel dredging program. Dredging bays and rivers is essential to clear the channels for boating, minimize flooding from severe storms, and for protecting the waters for marine life. The first project was recently launched in two creeks in Keansburg, Monmouth County. The three other shore counties also...

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    Good News For Summer at the Beach!

    by  • May 21, 2014 • News

    We are pleased to report that post-Sandy, federally funded beach replenishment projects are moving on schedule with wide sandy beaches all along the coast awaiting summer visitors!  We extend our appreciation to the NJDEP and the Army Corps of Engineers for their extraordinary efforts in restoring our beaches and to our Congressional representatives, Governor...

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    Winter 2014 Newsletter

    by  • February 17, 2014 • News

    WINTER E-MAIL NEWSLETTER from the JERSEY SHORE PARTNERSHIP Snow has been center stage since the start of 2014 but we are looking to change the conversation to what’s ahead for the next few weeks and months after the snow has melted. Shore Mayors head to Washington, DC Mayors Dina Long, Sea Bright; John Oldham,...

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    FEMA Releases Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps for Middlesex and Monmouth Counties

    by  • February 3, 2014 • News

    FEMA Releases Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps for Middlesex and Monmouth Counties Friday, January 31, 2014 For Immediate Release The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today released Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) for Middlesex and Monmouth Counties that reflect the latest refinements to the ongoing analysis of flood hazards. This release is the...

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    A Holiday Message

    by  • December 27, 2013 • News

    Happy holidays from the Jersey Shore Partnership We are celebrating the restoration of our beaches. We are applauding the resiliency of our shore neighbors and friends. We are wishing everyone a warm, safe holiday with family. We are looking forward to an extra-ordinary 2014! Best to all of you. Margot Walsh Executive Director

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    US Army Corps of Engineers Reports on Work Completed

    by  • November 27, 2013 • News

    The Philadelphia District of the Army Corps has been working restore previously constructed beach replenishment projects in New Jersey since Sandy. The Corps manages missions in New Jersey south of Manasquan Inlet. The following beaches are completed: Avalon Long Beach Island at Harvey Cedars, Surf City and Brant Beach (34-57 streets) Absecon Island –...

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