Neptune City Employees Back in Building

By PETE WALTON Staff members have returned to work at the Neptune City municipal building. I’m excited to have them back,” said Mayor Andrew Wardell on Tuesday, the first day employees worked at the building since the beginning of the coronavirus fight. The mayor said the borough has not set a date for the resumption […]

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Bradley Beach Reopens Boardwalk

By PETE WALTON The Bradley Beach boardwalk, which had been closed since March 30 in response to the coronavirus threat, is now open for exercise purposes. The borough’s beaches have remained open. “The promenade and beach are now open to be utilized for exercise purposes only,” reads an announcement posted earlier this week on the […]

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Neptune City Extends Deadline for Tax Payment

By PETE WALTON The Neptune City Borough Council has extended the grace period for the payment of second quarter property taxes to June 1. Gov. Murphy authorized the extension just hours before taxes were due on May 1. The change mainly benefits taxpayers who own their own homes or business properties outright and do not […]

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Mayors Hoping for Memorial Day Weekend Opening

By PETE WALTON Some mayors of oceanfront towns in Monmouth County are planning to reopen their beachfronts for the Memorial Day weekend. During a conference call earlier this week, mayors from Sea Bright south to Manasquan discussed opening beaches in a safe manner for the traditional start of summer at the Jersey shore. Bradley Beach […]

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Neptune City Plans $296,000 in Improvements

By PETE WALTON The Neptune City Borough Council has introduced an ordinance approving bonds of up to $296,000 for capital improvements. The bonds would cover $135,375 for interior and exterior improvements at the municipal building, $123,500 for the purchase of a new truck to pick up leaves and brush, and $37,050 for the replacement of […]

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Bradley Beach Names New Administrator

By PETE WALTON David G. Brown II is the new borough administrator in Bradley Beach. The Long Branch native is the former administrator in Roselle and most recently served as executive director of the Linden Roselle Sewage Authority. Since January 2018, Brown has worked as the part-time purchasing agent for Bradley Beach. He will continue […]

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