Create a heritage walk

The West Side has a rich history as the center of Asbury Park’s African American culture. Creating a heritage walk will showcase the neighborhood’s legacy and educate visitors about the connections between its past and present.

Sammy Pugh and his band play on the West Side in the mid-20th century

Supporting Data

of residents say public art is important to a community's quality of life and identity

Data from 2017 Needs Assessment

biggest strength of the West Side is its culture

Data from 2017 Needs Assessment