This Atlantic City Boardwalk fire from November 2009 is just one of many that have actually plagued the tourist attraction through the years.
With casino revenues already mostly in the toilet for nearly all Atlantic City’s land casinos, and the gambling town still dealing with last year’s devastation brought on by Hurricane Sandy which shut down many of the city’s casinos for days the last thing this New Jersey town needed ended up being any proximity at all to just one more catastrophe. And with final week’s horrific Boardwalk fire in the Seaside Heights area perhaps not directly attached to AC, but along the same 217-mile stretch of Atlantic shoreline that is frequented by most same tourists and locals one can’t help but wonder if Atlantic City may likewise require an exorcist or to put blood on its casino walls for a passover of this apparently ongoing plagues which can be being doled out of on high.
Or possibly, wooden boardwalks while charming whenever built 150 years ago are merely not a safe building material into the world that is modern. Fire specialists are, in reality, now saying the fire that is destructive to possess been an episode of arson, though the inspiration is unclear.
More Damage after Sandy
New Jersey’s Governor Chris Christie, upon visiting the fire scene that destroyed many boardwalk structures, referred to it being an ‘unthinkable situation’. It took significantly more Continue reading “Could Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Also Catch Fire? It’s Numerous Times”