BREAKING NEWS: OC Council Votes 4-3 To Restrict Smoking On Beach, Boardwalk
After a presentation this afternoon at City Hall, the Ocean City Council voted 4-3 to move to ordinance form smoking regulations for the beach and Boardwalk.
Photo from Surfrider Foundation Holland’s post
The Cape Gazette Editorial Board is calling for a decision on the proposed Rehoboth Ocean Outfall pipe and we could not agree more. We hope that decision involves something besides ocean outfall, besides bay outfall and the state steps up and handles any difference in cost.
The letters keep coming to the Cape Gazette about the controversial proposal for an ocean outfall pipe from the Rehoboth Sewage treatment Plant. This one is from the CEO of Artesian Resources Company…
The State of Delaware has still not made a decision on the proposed Rehoboth Beach ocean outfall pipe. But the issue is on the mind of those running for Mayor in Rehoboth Beach.
A lot has changed along the Delaware coast over the last 33 years, but the building line, a benchmark to protect sand dunes and keep homes and buildings out of them, is not one of them.
In recent months, a panel of building officials, coastal residents, contractors and state regulators have been meeting to look at a regulatory revision…Full Story
We know you saw Sunday’s Delaware News Journal FRONT PAGE story on the Rehoboth Outfall controversy. But did you see the fantastic spread of TEAM SURFGIMP on the inside. A great edition for lovers of our coast.
By Ryan Mavity | Jul 11, 2014
Beebe reports early summer surf injuries double over last year.
Researchers with Delaware Sea Grant, Beebe Healthcare and Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control are studying surf conditions to develop a model to better prevent surf injuries.
Doctors at Beebe Healthcare’s emergency department report surf injuries in June were double last year’s total for the month… Full Story