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Avalon Chamber of Commerce End of Summer Shop Hop September 9-10th

Grab your friends, grab a cocktail and grab some great summer sales during Avalon’s End-of-Summer Shop Hop, set for Saturday, Sept. 9 and Sunday, Sept. 10.

More than 30 businesses throughout Avalon are set to participate, and will feature discounts up to 75% off select […]

September, 2017 Events at Avalon Library and History Center

September events at the Avalon Free Public Library and Avalon History Center

Monday, September 4
9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Holiday- closed for Labor Day
The library will reopen at 9 a.m. Wednesday, September 6.

Tuesday, September 5
9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Library closed – Staff In-Service Day
The library will […]

Philadelphia Flyers Make $13,500 to Local Veterans Organization

The Philadelphia Flyers charitable organization made a donation totaling $13,500 to the Citizens/Veterans Advisory Committee, a volunteer-based Cape May County, New Jersey veterans advocacy group that provides emergency funding to veterans who are struggling with basic needs.  The donation was made in behalf of Flyers Charities by Jim McCrossin, Director of Sports Medicine for […]

Avalon, Longport Join Program to Evaluate Tidal Flow, Coastal Flooding

Two coastal communities have partnered with the non-profit Atlantic-Cape Coastal Coalition and the Stockton University Coastal Research Center on a pilot project that will generate real time, area-specific flood data to help develop enhanced resiliency efforts and to secure funding to achieve various resiliency goals.  Officials from the Coalition and the participating communities of Avalon […]

Avalon Improves Code Enforcement Efforts With New Program

(Avalon, NJ)—The Avalon Borough Council received a presentation from Code Enforcement Official Paul Short on Wednesday, July 12th regarding a new initiative that will enable the public to report and track the follow up of code enforcement issues in the community.  Avalon is using a new […]

Avalon Maintains AAA Bond Rating, Receives Exemplary Audit Report

Avalon Borough Council members present the 2017 municipal budget at a meeting earlier this year. Photo by Avalon Business Administrator Scott Wahl

The Borough of Avalon has maintained an AAA bond rating from Standard and Poor’s which continues to save the Borough hundreds of thousands of […]

McCorristin Named President of Borough Council; Deever Named Vice President

Council Vice President Jim Deever, Councilwoman Dr. Nancy Hudanich, Council President John McCorristin. Photo by Avalon Business Administrator/Public Information Officer Scott Wahl

The Avalon Borough Council held its formal reorganization meeting on Friday, July 7th.  Councilmembers John McCorristin, Dr. Nancy Hudanich, and James Deever were all […]