Could Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Also Catch Fire? This Has Many Times
This Atlantic City Boardwalk fire from 2009 is just one of many that have plagued the tourist attraction over the years november.
With casino revenues currently mainly in the toilet for the majority of Atlantic City’s land casinos, and the gambling town still recovering from last year’s devastation due to Hurricane Sandy which shut straight down many of the city’s casinos for days the last thing this nj-new jersey town needed ended up being any proximity at all to yet another tragedy. Along with final week’s horrific Boardwalk fire in the Seaside Heights area not directly connected to AC, but along the same stretch that is 217-mile of shoreline that is frequented by most exact same tourists and locals one can’t help but wonder if Atlantic City may likewise require an exorcist or even to put bloodstream on its casino walls for the passover associated with the evidently ongoing plagues that are being doled out of on high.
Or possibly, wooden boardwalks while charming when built 150 years ago are simply not a safe building material within the world that is modern. Fire professionals are, in fact, now saying the fire that is destructive to have been a bout of arson, though the motivation is unclear.
More Damage after Sandy
Nj-new jersey’s Governor Chris Christie, upon visiting the fire scene that destroyed many boardwalk buildings, referred to it as an ‘unthinkable situation’. It took significantly more than 400 firefighters and 35 motor businesses to extinguish the raging finally inferno.