Sand Replenishment at Jacob Riis Park Beach
Sand replenishment at Jacob Riis Park Beach has begun. During this project, sections of the beach will be closed to the public for their safety. Replenishment is expected to take up to two weeks.
Families at Fort Hancock
Fort Hancock was more than an Army base. It was home to thousands of families over its nearly eighty years in service.
Spouses and children offer a different look at life at the Fort. Here are a few of their stories.
Did You Know?
Did you know that many celebrities visited Fort Hancock in World War II? Judy Garland performed for the soldiers at Fort Hancock in 1943. Lana Turner also visited the fort during the war. More...