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Seaside Heights boardwalk rebuilt

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By MATT ALVAREZ

NEW JERSEY (MYFOXNY) -- Some finishing touches were made on the brand new iconic Seaside Heights, N.J., boardwalk on the first day of summer.

Gov. Chris Christie's wife, Mary Pat, took part in a ceremony Friday putting the last board of the $3.6 million replacement boardwalk in place.

Superstorm Sandy destroyed the prior boardwalk back in October 2012.

The weather, temperature hovering around 80 degrees with low humidity, encouraged people to flock to the beach.

The food counters, the game kiosks, and arcade are open for business.

But some businesses aren't open yet. More cleanuo and rebuilding is underway.

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