Summer’s over and it’s time to clean up the beach 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 23 at more than 70 locations in New Jersey.

In the Atlantic County area, Atlantic City, Brigantine, Ventnor, Margate and Longport will be conducting the 36th annual Fall Beach Sweep as follows:

  • Brigantine – Brigantine Beach Patrol, 1700 S. 17th St.
  • Longport – Longport Beach Patrol 33rd and Atlantic avenues
  • Margate – Beach at Granville Avenue
  • Ventnor – Newport Avenue Beach, 6500 Atlantic Ave.

Volunteers can register online at heep:// Clean-up supplies will be provided along with a card to record what you find on the beach

For more information, see

This year, Beach Sweep volunteers must bring a mask to participate.

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Nanette LoBiondo Galloway

Award winning journalist covering news, events and people of Atlantic County for more than 20 years.