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AVALON HOLDS PRE-BID MEETING ON DREDGING PROJECT

Avalon held a pre-bid meeting this week on its big upcoming dredging project.  Borough Administrator Scott Wahl and engineer Tom Thornton briefed Council on the meeting which showed plenty of interest from companies who are interested on bidding on the project which could take up to three years to complete …

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AVALON CONDUCTS DUNE GRASS PLANTING EVENT

Dozens of volunteers went into the dunes in northern Avalon Saturday to plant dune grass.  The annual dune grass planting event will result in 50,000 stolons of dune grass being planted behind a bulkhead in the northern section of the community.  The Avalon Department of Public Works will finish up …

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PERMITS IN HAND FOR AVALON DREDGING PROJECT

The Borough of Avalon has secured the permits it needs for a big dredging project that is expected to begin this fall. Borough Council was briefed Wednesday night by municipal engineer Thomas Thornton who told Council both state and federal permits are in hand for the project. Avalon will go …

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LOCAL TOWNS MAKE SUBMISSIONS TO OPEN SPACE BOARD

Local communities including Avalon and Stone Harbor made submissions to the Cape May County Open Space Board on Tuesday. Avalon Business Administrator Scott Wahl told us that Avalon is looking to construct a one-eighth mile running and walking track, along with a fitness station, on a field adjacent to the …

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AVALON AWARDS CONTRACT FOR NEW PARK

The Avalon Borough Council met Wednesday night and awarded a contract for a new park. The park will be located on 39th Street and will be largely financed by funding from the Cape May County Open Space Program. Council also discussed the adoption of a flood mitigation progress report and …

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AVALON MAYOR DELIVERS STATE OF THE BOROUGH ADDRESS

Avalon Mayor Martin Pagliughi delivered his annual State of the Borough address Saturday morning during a community event on Saturday.  Pagliughi provided public with the details of Avalon’s exceptionally strong AAA bond rating from Standard and Poor’s, and talked about an upcoming back bay dredging project that will take two …

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