ATLANTIC CITY ELECTRIC MOVING AHEAD WITH UPGRADE DESPITE OBJECTIONS OF LOCAL RESIDENTS

By next spring the 40-foot wooden poles that deliver electricity to Seven Mile Island along 95th Street, will be replaced by 70-foot steel poles. Atlantic City Electric says they need to upgrade the electrical transmission lines to Stone Harbor and Avalon to avoid overloads next summer. The Press of Atlantic City reports that nearly 100…

DOT ANNOUNCES ROAD WORK FOR NINE MILES OF ROUTE 9

The New Jersey Department of Transportation announced overnight lane, ramp, and shoulder closures on Route 9 northbound and southbound for approximately nine miles for milling and paving work in Cape May County. Beginning at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, September 16 and continuing through the winter of 2015, NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc. is scheduled to…