Margate Boardwalk

Report: Rebuilding The Margate Boardwalk

If taxpayers want it, how would the long lost Margate boardwalk be rebuilt? The Margate Boardwalk Committee, lead by Glenn Klotz, put together facts, figures and expert opinion to answer that question. How would a boardwalk be built? What are the costs? What are the pros and cons of re-building the seaside structure? The Margate …

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76 Years is Long Enough. Let’s Rebuild Margate’s Boardwalk.

The time is now to begin rebuilding Margate’s boardwalk, says Sean O. Donovan in the following letter to the editor: As old timers remember, the Great September Hurricane of 1944 destroyed it. We’ve been waiting 76 years to begin reconstruction. We are ready. It’s a difficult job through sensitive areas, but if we all pull …

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Will Public Have Access to Longer Margate Fishing Pier?

Margate Fishing Pier. Watch Video. The new, longer, Margate Fishing Pier turned out to be a real winner for those who belong to the private Anglers Club that owns the pier. $850,000 of NJ State taxpayer dollars were used to elongate the wooden structure that was left high and dry during a recent beach replenishment. …

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Rebuilding Margate Boardwalk Question To Be Featured on November 3 Election Ballot

The Margate Boardwalk Committee has achieved what once was thought impossible On Aug. 6, Margate Commissioners passed a resolution that will place a Margate Boardwalk referendum question on the Nov 3 election ballot. The referendum question will ask Margate voters if city officials should consider rebuilding the Boardwalk. LISTEN > Director Glenn Klotz and the …

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Margate Voters Will Consider Rebuilding Boardwalk on Nov 3 Election Ballot

Margate voters will soon be asked if the city should consider rebuilding it’s once popular boardwalk. This has been the goal of the Margate Boardwalk Committee‘s Glenn Klotz for the past 2 years. Mission accomplished. On Aug 6, Mayor Becker, along with Commissioners Amodeo and Blumberg, will vote on the following resolution which provides ‘referendum’ …

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Margate Officials Prefer Complicated Boardwalk Referendum Question?

Should Margate explore plans, cost & feasibility of rebuilding the once popular Boardwalk? That’s the simple goal behind asking this question on the Nov 3 general election ballot. Some form of this simple referendum question should be included on the general election ballot of November 3rd. The goal of a Boardwalk referendum question is to …

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Commissioners Accused of Biased Referendum Language for Rebuilding Margate Boardwalk

Did Margate Commissioners create a biased, ‘poison pill’ document that will only scare local taxpayers about rebuilding the Margate Boardwalk? Mayor Becker, along with Commissioners Amodeo and Blumberg met on July 16 to discuss potential wording for a boardwalk referendum ballot question. A resolution was to be voted on. Commissioner Blumberg made a motion to …

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Referendum on Rebuilding the Margate Boardwalk

Should Commissioners consider rebuilding the Margate Boardwalk? That’s the question being asked of voters in the upcoming November election. The referendum question, if approved by voters, would provide critical guidance. Should we explore feasibility of rebuilding the Margate Boardwalk? LISTEN to Solicitor Abbott discuss referendum for rebuilding Margate Boardwalk. June 16, 2020. We just want …

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Margate Boardwalk Update on WOND Radio

The Margate Boardwalk Committee shared an update on WOND 1400am Radio on Tues, March 10. Last week, Margate Commissioners were compelled to ask voters a simple question. Should we rebuild the Margate Boardwalk? 614 signatures on a petition was all it took. Margate Commissioners have agreed to allow for a referendum question being placed on …

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Commissioners to Place Margate Boardwalk Question on November Ballot

Mayor Becker and the Commissioners have decided to ask local voters if they want to rebuild the Margate Boardwalk. The announcement was made during the March 5 Commissioners meeting. LISTEN > Mayor Becker: there’s plenty of information and misinformation out there. Some in favor. Some against. Becker’s suggestion: Let’s put it to a referendum. See …

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Rebuilding The Margate Boardwalk, Winter 2020 Update.

The Margate Boardwalk Committee (MBC) presented an updated report to Margate Commissioners on Feb 20. The question of whether or not to build a Boardwalk is simply too big and too important to be left to the 3 Margate Commissioners. Let the people to decide. The Margate Boardwalk Committee’s proposal to build a Boardwalk is …

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Margate Homeowners Assoc Recap: Growing Membership, Fall Fun Fest & Rebuilding Boardwalk

WATCH VIDEO: Over 100 in attendance for the Margate Homeowners Association meeting on Sat Feb 15 at Katz JCC on Jerome Ave. Margate Commissioners reluctantly paying attention to the growing influence of the MHA. Margate Homeowners Association. Join over 310 dues-paying members. A growing, collective that is tough to ignore. WATCH VIDEO: Glenn Klotz and …

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City Solicitor Gives Update on Rebuilding Margate Boardwalk Initiative.

On Jan 16, Margate City Solicitor, John Scott Abbott, updated commissioners on efforts to rebuild the beloved Margate Boardwalk. Listen as Solicitor Abbott speaks in code….until Commissioner Amodeo asked: what are you talking about? Listen to AUDIO > Abbott: they want to place a non-binding question on the ballot. ‘The Initiative request was withdrawn by …

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