Seaside Boardwalk Fire

Seaside in 2015: Still recovering
Three summers removed from Superstorm Sandy, and two summers removed from the catastrophic fire, officials and merchants in Seaside Heights are hoping for a successful and catastrophe-free 2015 boardwalk season.
Seaside boardwalk fire: One year later
Talk about adding insult to injury. Exactly one year ago, after the boardwalk in Seaside Heights and Seaside Park had been rebuilt from Superstorm Sandy damage, a huge fire destroyed a three-block section of it, displacing more than 50 shop and store owners.
Opening the Boardwalk
With Memorial Day fast approaching, Seaside Heights businesses are offering to fund the rebuilding of the boardwalk in order to make a summer opening.
Lingering Worries
The Seaside Boardwalk Fire's effect on the 2014 tourism season is worrying local merchants, who dread the possibility of two slow summers.
Report: Failed inspection
The Seaside Park boardwalk custard shop near where September's fire is believed to have failed its electrical inspection in March and was never issued a certificate to restore its power.

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