New Jersey reported 2,173 new cases of coronavirus on Friday. State officials say there were 15 deaths from the virus. Over 99 percent of the cases in the Garden State are from the Delta variant.
Many local communities will be holding September 11th remembrance events on Saturday. The County of Cape May, Avalon, Wildwood, and Lower Township are among the communities holding events to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the attack on the United States.
The Ocean City Council gave final approvals to a large bond ordinance that will finance various capital improvement projects. City officials announced that $5.5 million will be dedicated towards street projects, while the same amount is also dedicated to drainage projects. Pumping stations will be part of the project.