October Dredging Update

We have been pretty busy planning for two upcoming weather events. The Nor’easter is expected to have a severe impact on coastal areas around Middle and for that reason Dredging may be delayed to Monday. It was supposed to commence on Saturday but the high … Continue Reading →

Private Dredging Opportunity Information

While you are not required to have your boat slip dredged, this is an oppor­tu­nity for you to do so if you choose, under the Borough of Avalon and Middle Township ’s per­mits. In order to par­tic­i­pate in the dredge project you must use Mobile … Continue Reading →

Dredge Meeting Summary – June 2015

A: State dredge quantity: There is a total of 153,000 c/y of dredge capacity on Macchia Island when fully emptied. The State dredging is merely removing responsibility for Avalon planned dredged channels to State responsibility there is no increase in the total to dredged nor … Continue Reading →

Official Dredge Announcement from Middle Township

Dear Property Owner: This letter is to inform you that the Borough of Avalon and Township of Middle, through the participation of the New Jersey Department of Transportation, are planning to dredge several back- bay waterways maintained by the Borough, the State of New Jersey, … Continue Reading →

Lack of dredging has frustration rising in Cape May County

Below is an excerpt from a recent article published in the Press of Atlantic City. You can read the full article, here. — Whatever floats your boat, it isn’t mud. Homeowners and business owners from Ocean City to Cape May say the prolonged lack of … Continue Reading →

Sterback Harbor Dredging Ordinance and Updates

At the bottom of this post, please find the recent communications from Middle Township in regards to the Avalon Manor dredging initiative and next steps for property owners. The letter and ordinance documents below are specifically and intentionally directed to Avalon Manor, Sterback Harbor water … Continue Reading →

Important Dredging Project Update and Poll

In our May information exchange with you, we indicated that a shared dredge project with the borough of Avalon appeared to be a dead issue. Avalon, as you may recall, has already initiated State permitting and spoils surveys and has sole ownership rights to the … Continue Reading →

Dredging Poll

We ask all homeowners to complete the simple poll below to help push this initiative forward.

May Dredging Project Status Update

The dredging project effort continues to move forward, albeit slowly. Two direct meetings have been held with Middle Township Business Administrator, Connie Mahon since the April 15th Township working group meeting many of you graciously attended. Connie is the Middle Township lead for this effort … Continue Reading →

Middle Township Working Group Meeting Presentation and Feedback

First and foremost, thanks to all Avalon Manor homeowners who attended the working group session on behalf of this important issue. There were over 80 Avalon Manor property owners on hand to provide evidence to the Avalon Manor community commitment and urgency to move the … Continue Reading →