A proposed dune project at the New Jersey shore could cut off access to the beach for 22 property owners -- including the brother of Gov. Chris Christie -- a lawyer for homeowners fighting the project said.
The general public must be given access to shorelines in New Jersey after Gov. Chris Christie signed a law on Tuesday restoring the state's public access rules that were struck down by a court decision last month.
New Jersey's environmental protection department says a bill being fast-tracked through the state Legislature would restore the public beach access rules that were struck down by an appeals court in December.
Superstorm Sandy annihilated the Belmar Boardwalk. Now there are plans to rebuild it. The money has to come somewhere. Rather than raising taxes for residents in the Borough, it may soon cost you more to access the beach, especially next next season.