SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie will kick off Labor Day weekend at the beach.
The governor is scheduled to travel Friday morning to Seaside Heights for a stroll along the boardwalk.READ MORE: Philadelphia Police Investigating 2 Separate Fatal Hit-And-Runs: 'It Can Get Pretty Chaotic Around Here'
He’ll then do the same in Point Pleasant Beach on Jenkinson’s Boardwalk in the afternoon.READ MORE: Temple University Students, Faculty Have Mixed Feelings About Returning To In-Person Learning
Christie has made a tradition of visiting the shore to encourage tourism, especially in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.MORE NEWS: Teenage Boy Shot 7 Times In West Philadelphia, Police Say
AAA Mid-Atlantic predicts more than 1 million New Jerseyans plan to travel 50 miles or more from home this weekend. That’s up 1 percent from last year.
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