Day: March 19, 2013

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Legislation Would Limit Condemnation Awards for Beach Replenishment

Beach replenishment efforts are needed up and down the New Jersey shoreline in the wake of Superstorm Sandy. In an effort to help municipalities gain easements for these projects, proposed legislation aims to limit condemnation awards to the owners of oceanfront homes. The bill, S-2618/A-3896, would amend the “Eminent Domain