• 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.

    Report Warns Rising Sea Levels Will Swamp Shore

    by  • October 14, 2014 • News

    A report by the Union of Concerned Scientists states that within the next 30 years, East Coast communities will see dramatic changes in the number and severity of tidal floods each year, unless serious steps are taken to successfully manage those flood waters. The report made several recommendations on how towns should address the...

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    Investment Opportunities at Fort Hancock

    by  • October 6, 2014 • News

    Phased Development Proposed to Rehabilitate Fort Hancock   Gateway National Recreation Area has proposed a phased approach for redevelopment of the Fort Hancock and Sandy Hook Proving Ground National Historic Landmark.  Phase one is expected to be launched this fall.   This Landmark lies within the Sandy Hook Unit of Gateway National Recreation Area.  Until...

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    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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