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Scoping Hearing Public Notice


TAKE NOTICE that the County of Ocean, in concert with the New Jersey Turnpike Authority (NJTA) has contacted the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) proposing to take in Fee 0.916 acre of Ocean County owned property (Block: 409, Lot: 20.02) located in Toms River Township for right-of-way purposes in connection with the NJTA's Garden State Parkway Milepost 80 to 83 Operational Improvements Project.

Pursuant to N.J.A.C. 7:36-26.8(a) a scoping hearing to obtain public comment on this request will be held at:

Ocean County Library (Mancini Hall)
101 Washington Street
Toms River, New Jersey 08753
August 6, 2024 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM

All interested parties are invited to attend and participate in the scoping hearing. Written comments on the diversion request may be directed to Anthony M. Agliata of Ocean County Department of Planning at (732) 929-2054 or 129 Hooper Avenue, P.O. Box 2191, Toms River, NJ 08754-2191. Please send a copy of any comments submitted on this request to Ocean County Compliance Officer at PublicLandCompliance@dep.nj.gov or NJDEP, Office of Transactions and Public Land Administration, Public Land Compliance Section, 401 East State Street, 7th Floor, Mail Code 401-07, P.O. Box 420, Trenton, New Jersey 08625-0420.

Public comment on this diversion request will be accepted during the scoping hearing or
until August 20, 2024.