Will Longport Allow Chairs & Blankets on Beach?

In Longport, officials are still deciding, but the mayor says he’s leaning towards allowing chairs and blankets on the beach – but no swimming for Memorial Day weekend.

That’s according to a 6 ABC news report.

“We’ll probably come up with a rule to come in waist-deep water because we don’t have a policy in place that will protect our lifeguards,” said Longport Mayor Nick Russo.

Jersey shore officials weigh options, some look for guidance ahead of Memorial Day weekend

Officials at the Jersey shore are making plans for Memorial Day weekend, and some are waiting for more guidance from Gov. Phil Murphy before they make a call about opening beaches.