Around Asbury Park City Hall…

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI Asbury Park City Councilwoman Yvonne Clayton reported that the city won an award at a state conference in Atlantic City by the New Jersey Parks and Recreation Department for the Springwood Avenue Park which was completed last spring. Clayton also congratulated five debaters from Asbury Park High School who won […]

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In Asbury Park: Budget Has Decrease in Municipal Tax

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI The Asbury Park City Council approved the 2017 municipal budget with preliminary figures at last week’s meeting. The final budget figures will not be known until the city learns how much transitional aid they will be receiving. City Manager Michael Capabianco said while explaining the budget, that this should be […]

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Plea for Downtown Foot Patrols After ‘Wild Weekend’

By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI Several Asbury Park business owners urged the City Council this week to establish foot patrols in the downtown area every Friday and Saturday night after what some called a “wild weekend.” Complaints included vomiting, vandalism, urinating, defecating by bar patrons. Only two weeks after saying he was willing to spend the […]

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