US Army Corps of Engineers
New York District

Raritan Bay and Sandy Hook, Union Beach

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, in partnership with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection announces the execution of the Project Partnership Agreement for the Raritan Bay and Sandy Hook Bay for Coastal Storm Risk Management, Union Beach, New Jersey.  The Project Partnership Agreement was executed by NJDEP Commissioner Bob Martin and Colonel Thomas D. Asbery on January 3rd 2018.  Plans and specifications for Phase 1, the shoreline component, are in development.  Acquisition of the required real estate for construction of Contract 1 is underway by NJDEP and the Borough of Union Beach.  Phase 1 consists of sand placement, terminal groins, dune crossovers and outfall extension.


Study Reports

The following links are to downloadable PDFs of the Final Report, Supplemental Environmental Assessment and associated documents for the Sandy Hook and Raritan Bay, Union Beach, New Jersey, Coastal Storm Risk Management Project.

Union Beach Final HSLRR
Union Beach SEA
Appendix A – Engineering and Design
Appendix B – Economics
Appendix C - Costs
Appendix D – Real Estate Plan
Appendix E – Pertinent Correspondence
Appendix F – Public Access Plan

For more information, please refer to the Fact Sheet, view the Project Map or contact the Project Manager.