Oakhurst: Ocean Township residents are being advised that on Friday, March 30th between the hours of 9:30 am and 2:30 pm, the State Forest Fire Service, along with the Oakhurst Fire Department, will be conducting a controlled brush fire burn. The area affected will be a wooded area between the Township of Ocean Board of Education Building on Monmouth Road and Gates Avenue. Residents should be aware that a smoke condition is expected to exist in the Oakhurst area between those hours.
Anyone with asthma or breathing relationed conditions is asked to avoid the area if possible. Visibility may be impacted in the immediate vicinity of the controlled burn depending on weather conditions. Residents can expect traffic delays from rubber-neckers.