Atlantic City Police: Major Delays Possible on Route 30 Sunday
Heads-up if you plan on driving in or out of Atlantic City on Sunday -- major delays are possible on Route 30.
According to the Atlantic City Police Department, the Families Behind the Badge Children’s Foundation is hosting their 34th annual “Ben to The Shore Bike Tour” with the finish line in Atlantic City.
Cops say, "Motorists should expect delays between 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM along the below listed roadways. Travelers should use the Atlantic City Expressway, AC Connector, and U.S. Route 322 as alternate routes."
- U.S. Route 30/Absecon Boulevard eastbound
- Melrose Avenue between Delaware and New Jersey
- New Jersey Avenue between Melrose and the Boardwalk
The Families Behind the Badge Children’s Foundation's website says, "The Ben to The Shore Bike Tour is a charity bike ride that raises money to provide necessary financial relief for the families of fallen or critically injured first responders and cultivate positive relationships and interactions between police officers and the children in the communities they serve."
As of Friday morning, the event had raised over $975,000.