Governor Christie Approves Cape May County Request to Lift Travel Ban in Select Barrier Island Communities

Governor Christie Approves Cape May County Request to Lift Travel Ban in Select Barrier Island Communities

 

For Immediate Release                                                                        Contact: Michael Drewniak

Thursday, November 1, 2012                                                                                 Kevin Roberts

                                                                                                                            609-777-2600

 Trenton, NJ – Governor Chris Christie today announced that he has granted the Cape May County government’s request to rescind the mandatory evacuation order for the barrier island communities of Wildwood, Wildwood Crest, North Wildwood, West Wildwood, Avalon, Stone Harbor, Sea Isle City, and Ocean City. 

Mandatory evacuations ordered by the Governor in other areas of the state continue to remain in effect until conditions have been determined to allow for the lifting of travel restrictions and the safe and orderly return of residents.

Mandatory evacuations have been lifted in the following municipalities:

ATLANTIC COUNTY:

 

Brigantine Beach

Margate City

Longport Borough

 

CAPE MAY COUNTY:

Wildwood

Wildwood Crest

North Wildwood

West Wildwood

Avalon

Stone Harbor

Sea Isle City

Ocean City

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