DeHirsch Avenue in Woodbine will be closed to vehicular traffic on Monday and Tuesday for some County road work. Business access will be maintained at all times, and the road will be open at the conclusion of each working day.
A fire destroyed a home on Calhoun Avenue in Woodbine Wednesday morning. Fire crews from several departments responded to the blaze on the dead end street. There were no reported injuries; the cause of the fire remains under investigation. Photo courtesy of Dennis Volunteer Fire Company social media page.
There will be a road closure in Woodbine starting next week. DeHirsch Avenue will be closed to through traffic for two weeks as the County reconstructs the roadway from Washington Avenue to Madison Avenue. Business access will be maintained at all times.
Woodbine Mayor William Pikolycky is the new president of the New Jersey League of Municipalities. Pikolycky was given the presidency during last week’s League meeting in Atlantic City. He has served as Mayor since 1990.
There was a potential tornado touch down in Woodbine early Friday morning. The National Weather Service today is surveying some areas where reported tornadoes may have landed, and one of them is in Woodbine. The potential tornado was a result of weather from Tropical Storm Elsa.
The Borough of Woodbine awarded two contracts for improvements to its water system. One of the contracts is for $830,000 and includes extensions of the water main system in the community. The second contract is for over $3 million and will result in water treatment plant upgrades.
The Woodbine Elementary School has switched to all-remote learning. The school district made the announcement on its social media page over the weekend, and all students were required to log in and be ready to be taught virtually by 8am Monday.
Woodbine resident Nicholas Schalek has received his Commission as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Air Force. The ceremony was held on a video call from his home base in Vermont. Schalek will be trained in Florida before he is called to active duty.
The intersection of Dennisville Petersburg Road and Woodbine Ocean View Road will be closed Wednesday and Thursday nights. The intersection will be closed so decorating coating can be placed on the concrete apron of the proposed Woodbine roundabout. …
The Belleplain State Forest will be open for campers on Monday. State officials announced over the weekend that several state campgrounds will open for the season, including Belleplain. Bass River, Parvin, and Wharton are also opening to the public f…