Sandy Hook's False Tip Closed
The false tip area of Sandy Hook is closed due to safety concerns while the Army Corps of Engineers continues their dredging operations.
Federal Register Announcements
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Fort Hancock 21st Century Advisory Committee
The second meeting of this committee will take place Tuesday, March 12, 2013 from 9 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. at the Ocean Place Resort and Spa in Long Branch, N.J., as announced in the Federal Register. Meetings are open to the public. Public comments will be taken beginning at 4 P.M.; signup is first-come, first served.
The first meeting of this committee, with members selected by the Secretary of the Interior via the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), was held Wednesday, January 23 through Thursday, January 24, 2013. The location was the Ocean Place Resort and Spa in Long Branch, N.J., as indicated in our press release. The location mentioned in the Federal Register notice is incorrect.
Did You Know?
At approximately 32 square miles and over 13000 acres, Jamaica Bay is the largest natural open space in New York City.