Osborn Island Residents Association, Inc.

A not-for-profit Association formed on the 23rd of March, 1989

Mission Statement:

The Mission of the Osborn Island Residents Association is to preserve the environment and quality of life on Osborn Island, to generate neighborliness among its residents and protect the value of their property, to discourage over development and commercial exploitation of the area, and to encourage pride in the island's and the region’s history.

Final Community Meeting in Little Egg Harbor
To Discuss Including Flood Vulnerability in Future Planning

For Immediate Release
June 4, 2015

Residents and interested parties from Little Egg Harbor Township and Tuckerton Borough are invited to a meeting to help plan for the future growth and economy of the area. The meeting, entitled "Planning for Little Egg's and Tuckerton's Coastal Future," will be conducted at the Little Egg Harbor Community Center, located at 319 West Cala Breeze Way in Little Egg Harbor. It is scheduled for Saturday, June 20, from 11:00am to 1:00pm

In light of expected increases in flood risks, a secure future for coastal communities rests on thoughtful, forward-focused discussions about where and how to grow and develop. This meeting will build upon the examination of anticipated flood risks and short-term projects to mitigate risks that were the topics of the two prior meetings. It will engage residents in planning for a future in which waters are higher and storms are more frequent,with the goal of preserving the area as a vibrant, attractive place to live and visit. 

It is not necessary to have attended the prior meetings to participate in this one, and all interested residents are encouraged to attend

The non-profit advocacy group New Jersey Future has developed an in-depth analysis of the future flooding risks anticipated in Little Egg Harbor and Tuckerton due to rising sea levels and projected future storm events. Representatives from New Jersey Future, who have worked with Little Egg Harbor Township and Tuckerton Borough for the last 20 months to help community leaders understand these risks and secure grant funds for planning and implementation of flood mitigation strategies, will lead the discussion.

New Jersey Future Warns Tuckerton and Little Egg Residents of Future Flooding

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Last Updated: 8/20/2015