Mayor Walter LoCicero

Gov. Chris Christie holds a press conference after walking the newly finished boardwalk in Lavalette, N.J. on Monday, May 20, 2013. (credit: Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

Lavallette Rebuilds Boardwalk Destroyed By Sandy

On Monday, Lavallette held a ceremony to officially reopen its boardwalk, three-quarters of which was wrecked by the Oct. 29 storm. Mayor Walter LoCicero said having a boardwalk has long been part of his town’s identity.