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    Congressional Action for Shore Protection

    by  • May 5, 2016 • News

    There was hopeful news coming out of Congress for shore protection funding. The Senate Energy and Water appropriations bill called for $50 million for Shore Protection (Construction) funding in the 2017 budget, $10 million more than 2016. It was projected that the bill would sail through the full Senate with bi-partisan support. It was...

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    State Files Eminent Domain Action Against Margate

    by  • October 11, 2015 • News

    Christie Administration Files Eminent Domain Action Against Margate To Secure Easements Needed For Coastal Protection Project  Legal Actions Against Holdouts Who Are Delaying Projects   For Immediate Release                                                                Contact:  Brian Murray Thursday, October 08, 2015                                                                   Nicole Sizemore 609-777-2600   Trenton, NJ –  The Christie Administration today filed an eminent domain action against the city of...

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    A Response to Joaquin

    by  • October 2, 2015 • News

    All along the coast towns are preparing for the worst and the Governor, DEP and Transportation are taking the necessary precautions. Shore towns are already experiencing flooding from heavy rains and wind with a potential hurricane on its way.  Our beaches are exceptionally vulnerable and we applaud and thank all the municipal workers, emergency...

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    Pallone Requests Army Corps Beach Study

    by  • August 11, 2015 • News

    Congressman Pallone, Co-Chair of the Congressional Coastal Communities Caucus, has requested a US Army Corps of Engineers study on the effectiveness of beach erosion structures when used in concert with beach replenishment projects. The Congressman wrote on behalf of the Caucus stating, “The impact of beach loss on a coastal community can be profound,...

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    Invitation to Cover: NJ Beach Replenishment Funding Press Conference

    by  • July 14, 2015 • News

    WHEN: Tuesday, August 4 at 11:00 am EST   WHERE: Sea Bright Public Beach, Ocean Ave., Sea Bright   HOSTS: Eastern Monmouth County Chamber of Commerce Jersey Shore Partnership INVITED: Senator Joseph Kyrillos, Assemblywoman Mary Pat Angelini, Assemblyman Sean Kean, Assemblyman David Rible, Assemblyman David Wolfe, Freeholders Tom Arnone & Lillian Burry, Shore Mayors, Lynda Rose, Eastern...

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    Improving Resilience A Wise Coastal Investment

    by  • January 30, 2015 • News

    The American Shore and Beach Preservation Association recently released an article about the importance of protecting our coastlines and beaches. “America’s coastal counties are economic, environmental, and recreational engines for our country. Keeping these engines resilient in the face of storms and other stresses requires investment.” The full article can be found here.

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    COMMENTS ON LIBERTY NATURAL GAS APPLICATION FOR A LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS FACILITY

    by  • January 8, 2015 • Calls to Action, News

    My name is Margot Walsh. I represent the Jersey Shore Partnership, an advocacy organization for beach protection along the 137 mile New Jersey coast. We are responding to the application by Liberty Natural Gas, LLC (“Liberty”) to build a proposed liquefied natural gas (“LNG”) deep water port facility, called Port Ambrose, 38 miles off...

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