SEVEN TOWNS TO GET DOT MONEY

Infrastructure improvements are coming to seven Cape May County towns from the state’s Department of Transportation. The announcement was made on Tuesday by Gov. Chris Christie. Below are the projects and how much the town will get: Avalon Borough Reconstruction of 34th Street Dune Drive to Ocean Drive $195,000.00 Middle Township Reconstruction of Main Street…

FARMING TO BE MORE ATTENTION IN SCHOOLS

A bill sponsored by Senator Jim Whelan which would designate the last week of September as “Jersey Fresh Farm to School Week,” in order to promote the importance of agriculture in New Jersey and encourage schools to make fresh, locally-grown foods available to students was signed into law over the weekend by Governor Christie. The…

STATE OFFICES OPERATING ON TWO-HOUR DELAY

Governor Chris Christie and Colonel Rick Fuentes, Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police and Director of the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management, have authorized a delayed opening for all State Offices due to the winter weather on Wednesday, February 2, 2011. As such, the Governor has determined that all State offices will delay…

AVALON GETS MAJOR STATE GRANT FOR STREET PROJECT

The Borough of Avalon will receive $195,000 in state funding to reconstruct 34th Street between Ocean Drive and Dune Drive.  Borough officials received confirmation of the funding from the New Jersey Department of Transportation on Tuesday, February 1, 2011. “This grant is good news for Avalon”, said Avalon Mayor Martin Pagliughi.  “The Borough will get…