Beach Replenishment Update: Dunes ‘Dozed at South End

first_imgAn Army Corps of Engineers contractor reshapes dunes between 53rd and 54th streets in Ocean City, NJ, on Monday, May 18.Check OCNJ Daily for updates and photos of the progress of work of the Ocean City beach replenishment project for 2015 in the south end of Ocean City between 36th and 59th Streets.DATE: Monday, May 18PROGRESS: Sand-pumping operations continue at 54th Street. At the same time, excavators are digging up old sand fence and bulldozers are reshaping the sand berm created by the city in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. The berm had been planted with dune grass, but it’s clear now that the Army Corps of Engineers will completely rebuild the dune structure at that part of the island. Access to the beach is closed at 53rd and 54th streets. The second phase of the south end beach replenishment project is now complete at St. David’s Place (between 47th and 48th streets).WHAT’S NEXT: The project will proceed from 55th Street to St. David’s Place (mid-May to mid-June), then from 55th to 59th (mid-June to mid-July).READ MORE: Ocean City NJ Beach Replenishment 2015 Daily UpdateFOR DAILY UPDATES by E-MAIL: Sign up for freelast_img read more

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“We Came Very Close”, How Ahmed Musa Transfer Deadline Day Move Broke Down

first_imgRelated Hull City manager, Leonid Slutsky claims the Tigers were “very close” to signing Leicester City’s winger Ahmed Musa on transfer deadline day.The 24-year-old Nigerian joined the Foxes’ from CSKA Moscow in 2016 but have failed to nail down a starting shirt at the King Power Stadium.“We came very close to Musa,” Slutsky told a press conference ahead of Hull’s Championship game against Derby County this Friday.Ahmed Musa scores his first goal for Leicester with just his second shot on target in the Premier League. pic.twitter.com/tdBOIJhALQ— Squawka Football (@Squawka) October 22, 2016“But not each decision depends on me or the club. I think maybe he wants to prove himself at Leicester and he needs one more attempt.”“The final decision was at midday on deadline day and we didn’t have a chance to change Musa for another option.” he added.last_img read more

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