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    JSP Hosts Annual Holiday Reception

    by  • December 13, 2017 • News

    The Jersey Shore Partnership hosted an Annual Holiday Reception for its supporters at Charlie’s Bay Head. Event sponsors were New Jersey Resources, Jersey Central Power & Light, Brinkerhoff Environmental Solutions, and OceanFirst Foundation. The event was an opportunity for Board members to enjoy an evening with our Ocean County partners in shore protection. Elected...

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    THIS SAYS IT ALL – From Representative Rutherford of Florida, Regarding Beach Renourishment

    by  • November 7, 2017 • Calls to Action, News

    THIS SAYS IT ALL To inspire you, here’s what Rep. Rutherford (R-FL4 – Fernandina Beach/Jacksonville Beach) said at a Congressional Transportation and Infrastructure hearing last week: “For coastal communities like mine, beaches, sand dunes and other shoreline infrastructure provide the first line of defense against storm surge.  New Jersey saw it 5 years ago...

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    Rip Current Awareness

    by  • October 3, 2017 • News

    The unusually warm temperatures have brought people back to the beach to enjoy the sand and surf. Unfortunately, the recent hurricanes have brought with them a strong surf and an increase in dangerous life-threatening rip currents. The recent tragic deaths are a warning that caution is the watchword. Before heading to the beach, check...

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    WRDA Bill Passes Senate, House, and is Signed by President

    by  • January 10, 2017 • News

    Before the Congress recessed for the year, the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate passed S.612, the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act” or the “WIIN Act” (also known as the Water Resource Development Act ), which includes many provisions to help protect, restore, and increase the resilience of U.S. coastlines. The President signed the...

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    JSP Co-Chairs National Shore and Beach Preservation Conference

    by  • November 3, 2016 • News

    The Jersey Shore Partnership co-chaired the National Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA) recent conference in Long Branch with Stevens Institute of Technology and Mott MacDonald. Congressman Frank Pallone was keynote speaker. More than 350 participants focused on innovative ideas and solutions to building more sustainable coastlines. The Co-Chairs presented an award to Lynn Bocamazo,...

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