ASBURY PARK - The Jersey shore city best known for Bruce Springsteen may add to its claim to fame.

Asbury Park is considering allowing women to go topless on one of its beaches.

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The City Council is expected to consider a proposal Wednesday night to create a topless beach in the city's north end.

The idea is the brainchild of a yoga studio owner who has sunbathed without a top in Europe and Miami. She wants to do it legally here.

Supporters say the topless beach would revitalize tourism in Asbury Park and create a new buzz surrounding the resurgent beach town.

Others worry it would scare away families who have recently started coming back to the once-famous resort.

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