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.
General Management Plan: New Vision for a Great Urban Park
Gateway's GMP: 2012 update
Three years ago, Gateway began its journey to develop a General Management Plan (GMP), a blueprint for the park's future. The Summer 2012 newsletter describes the GMP's progress over the last 18 months.
Highlighted in this newsletter are three management alternatives that lay out different directions for the park. These alternatives define some ideas for preservation of the park's natural areas and historic sites. They offer different kinds of recreation and education experiences, and explore ways we can collaborate with others to make this vision a reality.
Please take a few minutes and review the information presented in this newsletter, especially the draft management alternatives. Suggestions and comments will be collected by one of the following ways:
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New Vision for a Great Urban Park
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Did You Know?
Did you know that the Sandy Hook Light was dimmed in World War II and painted in camoflague? Homes and businesses within five miles of the ocean were required to use blackout curtains in order to protect ships from attacks by German U-Boats. More...