Army Corps of Engineers Completes Project to Restore Beaches from Manasquan to Belmar Beaches restored to Corps original designs
Manasquan Mayor George Dempsey outlines Congressman Smith's work in fighting for Sandy recovery assistance at the November 2013 groundbreaking of a beach reconstruction project. Smith and the mayor walked through residential and beach areas in the days after the storm.
The $25 million southern Monmouth County beach replenishment project wraps up this afternoon in Belmar, said Congressman Chris Smith (NJ-04). Hurricane Sandy caused severe beach erosion along the five-mile stretch of the project. The massive beach re-nourishment work to repair and restore the beach to better than pre-Sandy conditions bega... [READ MORE]