Redevelopment Proposed for Neptune City Site

The property is located in an industrial zone and residential use will not be considered By PETE WALTON Neptune City officials will soon solicit proposals to redevelop the former East Coast Ice property on Steiner Avenue. The borough took possession of the site following a sheriff’s sale last month. According to the 2000 update of […]

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In Bradley Beach: Swimming Ban Proposal Set Aside

By PETE WALTON Bradley Beach is scrapping plans to ban swimming at its beaches when no lifeguards are present. Managers at the joint insurance fund in which the borough participates had suggested that the municipality could take the action to reduce its legal exposure. But Borough Attorney Marguerite Schaffer said that Bradley Beach can remain […]

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Bradley Beach Delays Ban on Plastic Bags

By PETE WALTON Bradley Beach will delay its ban on carryout plastic bags in the borough until Jan. 1. Pushing back the implementation from Oct. 1 will allow the borough more time to explore the provision of reusable bags, possibly in cooperation with businesses. By a 5-0 vote on July 24, the Borough Council prohibited the distribution of most […]

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New Neptune City Councilwoman Sworn In

By PETE WALTON Newly appointed Neptune City Borough Councilwoman Danielle Pappas-Long will face Board of Education member Michelle Lewis for election to a one-year expired term on the council. Pappas-Long was sworn in to the council at its regular meeting earlier this week. She was appointed Aug. 6 to the seat vacated by Alexander J. […]

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Riley Park to Reopen

  By PETE WALTON After months of renovations and improvements, Riley Park in Bradley Beach will reopen to the public on Sat., Aug. 11. The borough will hold a reopening ceremony at 6:30 p.m., followed by a performance by the doo-wop band The Cameos. The federal government helped pay for the changes through a $142,000 […]

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