Yup, right in the middle of summer. What a stupid time to shut down beaches to build un-needed & un-wanted dunes in Margate & Ventnor.
Are man-made dunes in Margate and Ventnor just a money grabbing scam? Or will these view-killing sand mountains really save lives and property?
Atlantic City board walkers haven’t seen the ocean in decades.
The environmental & tourism nightmare for the other side of Absecon Island has started. The State of NJ has deliver some hulking pipes and heavy diesel equipment to the beach border of Ventnor & Margate.
Margate & Ventnor dredging and dune building is funded by taxpayers, via a Sandy Relief Fund. Locals will be on the hook for portions of future replenishment too.
Catch up with the Margate & Ventnor Dune Debacle here