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Coastal Storm Brings High Winds and Potential for Damage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM COUNTY OF DARE DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT: February 7, 2016  7:30 AM The rapidly strengthening coastal storm will bring strong northerly to northwesterly winds today, sustained at 30 to 40 mph along the entire Outer Banks. Gusts as high as 60 mph are expected with a High Wind Warning in effect […]

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Town of Duck FY 2015 Audit Available

The Town of Duck’s Fiscal Year 2015 Audit was presented by Johnson, Burgess, Mizelle & Straub during the Duck Town Council Meeting in February and is available here.  You may also view a video of the presentation made during the February 3rd, Duck Town Council meeting available online on the Town of Duck’s YouTube channel. […]

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Duck Planning Board Seeking Public Input on Prohibited Uses

Planning Board Consideration At its meeting on December 2, 2015, the Duck Town Council authorized the Community Development Department staff to work with the Planning Board and Town Attorney on the development of a text amendments to address issues with permitted and prohibited uses raised by a recent N.C. Supreme Court decision.  The intent of […]

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Town Council to Meet on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

The Duck Town Council will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the Paul F. Keller Meeting Hall at 1200 Duck Road.   The public is welcome and all interested parties are encouraged to attend.  For the agenda click here, or visit the Town Council page to view the agenda […]

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Taking the Pulse of Currituck Sound

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Field Research Facility (FRF) in Duck is installing five large monitoring platforms in the estuary, one of the largest, single-effort, estuarine monitoring efforts in the United States.  Dr. Heidi Wadman is leading the project.   Learn more about the project in an article written by Catherine Kozak for The […]

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Donations Needed for Cold Stunned Sea Turtle Rescue Efforts

Over 349 cold stunned sea turtles have been brought in over the past few days. The Aquarium is in need of immediate cash donations to assist with the purchase of medical supplies to assist cold stunned sea turtles who are being cared for at the NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island​ S.T.A.R. Center by staff and […]

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Dare Commissioners Schedule Town Hall Meetings in Manteo and Buxton

Dare County Commissioners will host town hall meetings in Manteo and Buxton to provide citizens an opportunity to share new ideas, solutions and suggestions in a casual, open forum. “The Board wants to hear what is most important to our citizens,” said Bob Woodard, Chairman of the Dare County Board of Commissioners. “Last year there […]

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