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Petition at standstill

Petition at standstill

BELMAR — A special meeting held last Thursday regarding the borough’s responsible bidder ordinance has left the borough council and petitioners in a stalemate.

While borough officials introduced a resolution to rescind the ordinance in question, petitioners are unsatisfied, as the petition called for a specific modification to the ordinance’s verbiage — not a complete repeal.


On Sept. 23, a lawsuit was filed against the borough by a group of ...

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Insurance costs to decreaseInsurance costs to decrease

MANASQUAN — Borough officials, during Monday evening’s council meeting, announced a change in health insurance coverage for nearly all full-time borough employees will be in effect starting Saturday, Nov. 1.

Earlier this year, the borough renegotiated and signed the contracts of the six different groups of full-time borough employees. These groups include the Police Benevolent Association Local 284, department of public works, administrative staff, police dispatchers, special police and ...

Planners mull restaurant ideaPlanners mull restaurant idea

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — A continuation of the application for the Atlantic Pier Company Inc.’s requests to make changes to the upscale restaurant it is planning to build at 72 Bridge Ave. in Bay Head was heard in the G. Harold Antrim School auditorium, here, on Wednesday.

Ultimately, the application was carried to a meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 19, at 7 p.m.

During Wednesday’s meeting, Edward Liston, an attorney representing ...

CVS gets OK’d in WallCVS gets OK’d in Wall

WALL TOWNSHIP — At its meeting Monday night, the planning board, here, unanimously approved First Hartford Realty Corp.’s application to raze an existing automotive repair garage and construct a CVS retail pharmacy on the site off Route 71.

The property previously housed Wall Auto Wreckers, sitting on the southwest corner of 18th Avenue and Route 71. This marks an important step in the township’s quest to revitalize that area ...

Route 71 Shark River Bridge to close for a week of maintenanceRoute 71 Shark River Bridge to close for a week of maintenance

BELMAR — The New Jersey Department of Transportation [NJDOT] officials announced Friday night the Route 71 Shark River Bridge between Belmar and Avon-by-the-Sea will be closed for a week to allow maintenance to be done on the moveable bridge.

Beginning at 7 a.m. Monday, Oct. 20, the Route 71 Shark River Bridge will be closed for electrical work to replace and upgrade control equipment and gearboxes on the ...

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