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AVALON’S BEACH FILL PASSES HALFWAY MARK

Major progress to report on Avalon’s big beach fill project.  Borough officials say the project is now more than half complete with over 410,000 cubic yards of new sand on the north end beaches in the community.  Avalon will pump 700,000 cubic yards of sand onto its beaches from 8th …

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COUNTY CHAMBER, LOCAL OFFICIALS DISCUSS BEACH FUNDING

Avalon was the site of a press conference that was held Tuesday morning to discuss beach funding.  The discussion centered on legislative efforts to double the amount of dedicated funding to beach projects from $25 million to $50 million.  Avalon Mayor Marty Pagliughi discussed how beaches are not only an …

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NEW COMMUNITY PARK OPENS IN AVALON ON FRIDAY

Avalon will open a new community park tomorrow.  Avalon officials announced on their website that a new park located at 39th Street and Dune Drive will be open on Friday, June 26th.  The Park includes two gazebos, new recreation equipment, two bocce courts, and other amenities.  Construction of the park …

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AVALON TO GET NEW SAND ON THE BEACH THIS WEEK

Avalon’s beach fill project begins this week.  Avalon Business Administrator Scott Wahl told us that the dredge “Illinois” will soon be in Townsend’s Inlet, and it will pump sand on the Borough’s 8th Street beach beginning on Thursday or Friday.  Avalon will place 700,000 cubic yards of sand on the …

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