LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP — Long Beach Township leadership issued an emergency order implementing a 9 p.m. curfew for youths 17 and under this summer throughout the township. Officials cited issues with multitudes of large gatherings on the beach and throughout the Township at night. Students have been socializing on the beach at night and ignoring social distancing recommendations. 

This order is intended to protect the health of all residents and visitors during the Covid-19 pandemic. 

The curfew only includes youths not accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.