Editor's note: Read coverage of Christie's visit here.
Gov. Chris Christie is scheduled to appear at the Asbury Park boardwalk at 3 p.m. today to discuss the importance of clean beaches and waterways to the Jersey Shore economy, organizers said.
The governor's "Promoting the Jersey Shore" press conference will be followed at 3:30 p.m. by a boardwalk and beach walk, according to a release from Christie's office.
During the walk, Christie is expected to meet and greet boardwalk patrons and beachgoers, the release says.
The press conference will be held on the boardwalk near Convention Hall, 1300 Ocean Avenue, the release says.
Check back with Patch later today for full coverage of the event.