Christie wants feds to pay to rebuild Jersey Shore

The Jersey Shore may look a lot different once it's rebuilt from Sandy damage. Gov. Chris Christie today said he's going to ask the federal

The governor says the beach replenishment project could

The governor says the beach replenishment project could cost $750 million.

EDISON - The Jersey Shore may look a lot different once it's rebuilt from Sandy damage.

Gov. Chris Christie today said he's going to ask the federal government to pay for the Army Corps of Engineers to build and design all 126 miles of New Jersey's coastline.

The project would cost $750 million. The governor says that's a bargain compared to what FEMA will pay for destroyed or damaged homes.

Christie says towns with engineered beaches sustained less damage from the storm than those without.

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