Newburyport News: Members of the Merrimack Valley Beach Alliance were meeting yesterday morning on Plum Island here, when a heavily loaded 18-wheeler rumbled by.

“There goes some stone,” said Edward O’Donnell, a project manager with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. “The jetty project is really getting started.”

O’Donnell was meeting with state and local leaders at the offices of the Plum Island Taxpayers and Associates to update them on the progress of the $3.6 million jetty-fortification project.

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