The Cape May City Council is expected to hold a special meeting late Tuesday afternoon. Council will hold a discussion with the Public Safety Building Advisory Committee. It is the only item on the special meeting agenda.
Cape May will have a public discussion regarding new FEMA flood maps for the city during a special meeting to be held at the Cape May Convention Center on October 11th. The discussion will begin at 6:30pm; engineer Tom Thornton of Mott MacDonald will make the presentation.
The Cape May County Freeholders are looking to make improvements to Sunset Boulevard which runs through Lower Township, West Cape May, and Cape May Point. The Board has authorized a study that will examine all of the interests of the Boulevard that involve motor vehicles, pedestrians, and bicyclists. A majority of the project’s length is…
Cape May’s city council will meet Tuesday evening and is expected to hold a second reading of an ordinance that will amend regulations involving the powers of the position of mayor in the resort. Council may also approve an ordinance that would adjust construction permit fees in the city. Tuesday’s meeting starts at 6:00pm.
A contrator will be providing some drainage improvements with the replacement of stormwater pipes on West Perry Street, in West Cape May. County officials announced led that the work will begin on September 25th; traffic will be detoured to Beach Avenue during the project.
Producers of the “Haunted Towns” TV program on the Destination America channel revealed that Cape May will be featured on next week’s show. The episode will premiere Tuesday, Sept 19th at 10 p.m. and explores the Emlen Physick Estate and the Cape May Fish Market. Reportedly, some “pretty creepy” things were caught on camera.
The third annual conference for Unmanned Aerial Systems will be held in Cape May next month. County officials announced that the conference will be held at the Cape May Convention Center from October 16-18th. The conference focuses on drones and drone technology.
Cape May is considering plans for a new public safety complex to be located at a location to be determined in the city. Council heard a presentation from a special committee formed to explain the need for a public safety complex; the committee will now search for a suitable location for the facility.
Cape May City Police are looking for as many as five potential family members who acted a team to shoplift merchandise from a store in the Department’s jurisdiction. The store sells clothing and other tourist items. If you have any details, contact Cape May City Police. ##
Cape May Police are asking for the public with identifying a suspect connected to several burglaries. The police department posted picture of the suspect leaving a local business; anyone with information on the suspect is asked to contact Cape May Police. ##