Final bell tolls for elementary school

As printed in the Asbury Park Press: NEPTUNE TOWNSHIP BUYS PROPERTY; ADOPTS REDEVELOPMENT PLAN BY MICHELLE SAHN COASTAL MONMOUTH BUREAU NEPTUNE — Edythe Douglass stood in front of Ridge Avenue School on Wednesday, clutching a brick from the old building. One of her daughters, who lives in California, was upset when she heard about plans to tear the school down. …

Neptune’s Redevelopments Could Increase Tax Revenues

As Printed in The Coaster By ANDREW CANGIANO Neptune’s multiple redevelopment projects could give the township an additional $12.3 million in tax revenue, Stanley Slachetka, a consulting engineer for the township, said at the Township Committee meeting on Monday. Currently, the township receives about $278,000 a year from the properties that could be developed, he said. All except one of …