Local democratic lawmakers were in Wildwood Monday to push for a package of new bills that benefit veterans in southern New Jersey. The new measures would expand the property tax deduction to all New Jersey veterans, and allow vets to get special license plates. Another bill would help homeless veterans obtain housing.
It’s debate night in Wildwood. The Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce and Coastal Broadcasting Systems have partnered to present a political debate featuring all of the candidates running for three seats on the Wildwood City Commission next month. The broadcast of the debate will begin at 6:00pm on WCZT.
Efforts to revitalize downtown Wildwood have been recognized by Downtown New Jersey. The “Individual of Excellence” award was presented to John Donio, the Board President for the Wildwood Business Improvement District. In recent years, the new downtown Byrne Plaza has been constructed, and the downtown area have held many special events, including the popular farmers’…
Wildwood Police say the intersection of Rio Grande Avenue and Park Boulevard will not be accessible Thursday. Police issued an alert saying there will be construction in the area Thursday between the hours of 7am and 4pm.
The Pagans Motorcycle Club is growing in New Jersey. That’s according to the State Commission of Investigation, who reports that membership in the club is on the rise. One of the events some members of the Pagans must attend is the annual Roar to the Shore motorcycle event in Wildwood in September.
The Wildwood City Commission meets Wednesday afternoon and is expected to adopt two ordinances that create construction standards. Both the Property Maintenance Code and the International Property Maintenance Code are expected to be adopted at the meeting. Fees will also be set for bulk trash pickup.
A 22 year old Philadelphia woman who was at the center of a big beach fight in Wildwood that garnered national attention has did the expected and filed suit. Emily Weinman filed suit in federal court against two police officers and the city. Weinman was accused of hitting and spitting on officers before she was…
Officials in the Wildwoods have issued letters to residents asking that they check on the integrity of the decks on their homes. NBC10 reports that the letters went out following a deck collapse last month in September that injured over 20 people. Proper inspections of the decks will prevent incidents like this from happening again,…
New Jersey Transit bus passengers in Wildwood will no longer be picked up on Rio Grande Avenue in the city. The new bus stop is now the Wildwood Bus Terminal. NJT posted a notice on a pole at the old bus stop to alert passengers.
The Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Coastal Broadcasting Systems to host a Wildwood candidates’ forum on October 24th. The forum will feature nine candidates running for three seats on the Wildwood City Commission in November. The event will be live streamed on 987thecoast.com.