Stronger than the storm

by Maria Pansulla
Construction continues at the shore following Hurricane Sandy while rebuilt and renovated boardwalk attractions await summer vacationers
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As early as May 4, the optimistic attitude of the New Jersey shore community was evident.

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While many shore attractions are open, visitors will be met with signs of the ongoing clean-up operation, expected to last through the summer in the hardest hit towns.
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Arcades, restaurants, and boutiques on the Seaside Heights boardwalk look better and more modern after months of intense reconstruction efforts.
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Funtown pier, which suffered the most damage of Seaside’s two piers, is set to be completely restored in time for the summer, though on May 4 much work remained to be done.
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