WATER TOWER REHAB IN AVALON

One of the two water towers in Avalon is being rehabbed. Construction crews continue work on a major rehabilitation of the water tower at 39th Street.  The tower is currently secured and wrapped as major work on the outside of the water tower is completed.  The tower is being repaired and repainted to extend the…

AVALON USING NEW PROTECTION LAYER FOR TURTLES

Turtles will be better protected in Avalon. The Avalon Department of Public Works has installed brand new tubing along Avalon Boulevard to provide greater protection and safety for adult female diamondback terrapin turtles.  The new tubing will prevent the turtles from a dangerous crossing across the boulevard during their nesting season. Avalon is using black…

TROUT STOCKING BEGINS IN NEW JERSEY

Freshwater trout season begins April 9th in New Jersey. On Tuesday, the NJ Division of Fish and Game was seen stocking local lakes and streams in South Jersey with brown, brook and rainbow trout, from the Pequest Trout Hatchery. Plans to stock the lake at the Villas Wildlife Management Area (formerly Ponderlodge) were postponed. The…

POSSIBLE NOR’EASTER FOR JERSEY SHORE FRIDAY

The weather could be a big story in Cape May County on Friday.  Emergency management officials throughout the county have been briefed by the National Weather Service about the potential for a significant nor’easter type storm that may slam the county right before the weekend.  This storm could bring significant rain, gusty winds, and minor…