The Ocean City Beach Patrol guards beaches from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on weekends and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays.
The following beaches will be guarded from Monday, Sept. 26 through Sunday, Oct. 2.
- 8th Street
- 9th Street
- 12th Street (Saturday & Sunday only)
- 34th Street (Saturday & Sunday only)
Mobile EMS and water-rescue response teams will be responding to aid with 9-1-1 emergencies. Lifeguard stands may not be exactly at street ends. These locations are for general reference as guards will place the stand in the safest area depending on water conditions.
The Ocean City Beach Patrol strongly urges bathers to swim only at guarded beaches. If you have any questions, call 609-525-9200. For information on guarded beaches, visit www.ocnj.us/ocbp.