Project Status and Updates

NC Local Government Commission Approves Bonds

June 8, 2016 The application requesting approval of issuance of the Beach Nourishment Project – Special Obligation Bonds in an amount not to exceed: $6,963,000 – G.S. 1591-30 was formally approved by the North Carolina Local Government Commission on June 7, 2016 The Commission also approved the selection of the following financing team members for […]

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Shoreline Monitoring Report Available

The Town of Duck Shoreline & Volume Change Monitoring Report is now available.  The report evaluates the performance of the beach in Duck, and provides an updated storm vulnerability analysis.  Data collected in May 2015 by Coastal Planning & Engineering (CPE-NC) was used to update shoreline and volume change analyses conducted during the feasibility study […]

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Dare Commissioners Accept Beach Nourishment Bid

At a special meeting held March 17, the Dare County Board of Commissioners accepted the bid from Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company for the beach nourishment project that encompasses the Town of Duck, Town of Kitty Hawk, and Town of Kill Devil Hills. The award is contingent on approval from the Local Government Commission.The […]

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Board of Commissioners to Consider Beach Nourishment Bids

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 10, 2016 County of Dare, Department of Public Relations The Dare County Board of Commissioners will meet on March 17 to review and approve bids received from dredge contractors for the beach nourishment project that encompasses the Town of Duck, Town of Kitty Hawk, and Town of Kill Devil Hills. Four […]

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BEACH NOURISHMENT PROJECT BIDS UPDATE – FEBRUARY 16, 2016

Town of Duck Statement – February 16, 2016 Bids for the Duck, Kill Devil Hills and Kitty Hawk Beach Nourishment Project were received on February 9, 2016. Bids were provided by three contractors and all three bids exceeded the funding available for the project and were rejected. Work is being done to ensure a contract will be […]

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Beach Nourishment Project Bids Update – February 12, 2016

Town of Duck Statement – February 12, 2016 Bids for the Duck, Kill Devil Hills and Kitty Hawk Beach Nourishment Project were received on February 9, 2016.  Bids were provided by three contractors and all three bids exceeded the funding available for the project.  In addition, proposed schedules included in the bids indicated that all […]

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Beach Nourishment Project on Track

The Town of Duck Beach Nourishment Project is currently on schedule.  Solicitation for bids for the project, which also includes the Towns of Kill Devil Hills and Kitty Hawk, began on December 9th with a well attended pre-bid meeting held on December 15th.  Bids for the project are due on February 9, 2016.  The bid […]

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September 29, 2015 – #2

Re-submittal of Comprehensive Marine Sand Search and Borrow Area Design Report: Towns of Duck, Kitty Hawk, and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina (appendices below), prepared by Coastal Planning & Engineering of North Carolina, Inc. Appendix 1 – Scope of Services Appendix 2 – CPENC Individual Beach Granulometric Reports Update Appendix 3 – CPENC Indivudual Beach Grain Size […]

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July 2015

Dare County, NC, Duck-Kitty Hawk-Kill Devil Hills 2015 Hydrographic and Topographic Survey Report, prepared by CB&I Coastal Planning & Engineering, Inc. (This a large file; therefore, you will be taken away from the Town of Duck website to box.com to view and/or download the file.) Field Book Document 1 Field Book Document 2 Additional files […]

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June 2015

Comprehensive Marine Sand Search and Borrow Area Design Report: Towns of Duck, Kitty Hawk, and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina (appendices below), prepared by Coastal Planning & Engineering of North Carolina, Inc. Appendix 1 – Scope of Services Appendix 2 – CPENC Individual Beach Granulometric Reports Appendix 3 – CPENC Indivudual Beach Grain Size Distribution […]

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May 2015

Town of Duck North Carolina Erosion & Shoreline Management Design Report (full report), prepared by Coastal Planning & Engineering of North Carolina, Inc. This comprehensive engineering report includes all data that has been collected to date, and documents the process employed to develop a shoreline protection project for the Town of Duck. Visit the Beach […]

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March 4, 2015

The Duck Town Council voted unanimously to approve the establishment of two Municipal Service Districts (MSDs) (MSD A and MSD B) related to the Town of Duck Beach Nourishment Project. Over 50 people were in attendance and three people spoke. In preparation for this public hearing, a report was prepared, which includes information on the […]

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February 19, 2015

PENC Presentation of Storm Damage Reduction Project by Ken Willson and Julien Devisse during Duck Town Council Annual Retreat. During the retreat, Christopher Layton, Town Manager, gave a Beach Nourishment MSD Update. The links take you to the power point presentations. Click here to view a video of the presentation given by CPENC. A video […]

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Public Notice from the Corps of Engineers, January 15, 2015

The Corps of Engineers, Wilmington District, received an application from the Town of Duck seeking Department of the Army authorization to dredge 1.061 million cubic yards of beach-quality sediments from two offshore borrow sources, and deposit the material along approximately 1.7 mile-section of oceanfront shoreline, in the Town of Duck, Dare County, North Carolina. For […]

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November 5, 2014

Duck Town Council approves for public hearing on March 4, 2015, a plan which would apportion the payment of the town’s portion of the beach nourishment project costs as follows: 20% to be paid through the Town’s General Fund (no additional tax will be levied by the Council), 40% will be paid by oceanfront property […]

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May 21, 2014

Coastal Planning and Engineering provided a report on the project during the Town Council Mid-Month Meeting on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. You may now view the power point presentation slides on the Storm Damage Reduction Project Update by Coastal Planning & Engineering. View the video of the Beach Nourishment Presentation here. This was taped during […]

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February 20, 2014

CPENC Presentation Feb 20 2014 Town of Duck Coastal Planning and Engineering provided a report on the project to date during the 2014 Annual Town of Duck Council Retreat. View the presentation made by Ken Willson of CP&E. (note, this was a 2 hour portion of the two-day retreat and may load slowly). Also presented […]

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December 23, 2013

CPENC Final Report and Submission of Geological Data (BOEM Authorization for Geological Prospecting for Mineral Resources or Scientific Research on the Outer Continental Shelf Related to Mineral Other Than Oil, Gas, and Sulphur: Authorization Number E13-001)

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November 2013

CPENC Town of Duck Topographic and Hydrographic Beach Survey Report CPENC 2013 Town of Duck Beach Survey Report

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September 18, 2013

View a video of the Town Council Meeting by clicking here. Presentation Slides discussed with Town Council by Christopher Layton, Town Manager: Proposed Beach Nourishment Funding.

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May 15, 2013

Erosion & Shoreline Management Feasibility Study Presentation presented by Coastal Planning and Engineering during the May 15, 2013 Council Meeting.

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May 14, 2013

Final Erosion & Shoreline Management Feasibility Study Report prepared by Coastal Planning and Engineering.

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February 2013

Erosion Mitigation and Shoreline Management Feasibility Study presentation during Council retreat by Coastal Planning and Engineering.

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