Beach Nourishment Update- May 25, 2017

On May 25, 2017, Great Lakes Dredge and Dock (GLDD) reported that they intend to make a small alteration to the schedule for the Liberty Island Dredge. The dredge has begun work at the Widgeon Dr. subline and will continue progress North for a few days for a shorter but undetermined distance. The shore pipeline […]

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Beach Nourishment Update- May 24, 2017

The Liberty Island dredge arrived in the Town of Duck on Tuesday, May 23 and commenced operations around 10:20 p.m. with pumping onto the beach happening around 11:30 p.m. It takes approximately 45 minutes to pump the material from the dredge onto the beach. The dredge will then return to the borrow area to refill […]

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Beach Nourishment to Begin This Week

The Town of Duck Beach Nourishment project is anticipated to begin the afternoon of Tuesday, May 23. The Liberty Island dredge will start on the beach near Widgeon Road and move North. The Dodge Island and Padre Island dredges are anticipated to arrive later this month and begin work at the Ocean Bay Boulevard subline. […]

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Beach Nourishment Update- May 19, 2017

Coastal Planning & Engineering, the Town’s coastal engineers, along with Great Lakes Dredge & Dock (GLDD), contractors for the Town of Duck project, made a presentation with project updates to the Town Council during the mid-month meeting on Wednesday, May 17. That presentation is available for viewing on the Town’s YouTube channel here. The projected […]

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Beach Nourishment Pre-Construction Surveys Complete

The Town has received the Pre-Construction Survey and Pre-Construction Survey with the Design Template. The numbers in black at the top of the Pre-Construction Survey correspond with the 500 foot profile intervals indicated on the end of the document and the Pre-Construction Survey with the Design Template document . For reference, the approximate address location […]

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Town of Duck Beach Nourishment Update May 9, 2017

The Town of Duck Beach Nourishment project is anticipated to begin dredging operations around May 20th. Please note that this is still a tentative schedule and is subject to change. Great Lakes Dredge & Dock (GLDD) is now anticipating the use of three dredges (the Liberty Island, the Dodge, and Padre Island), rather than one, […]

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Sand Fencing

Town of Duck Assessment teams have reported that following Hurricane Matthew, the beaches throughout Duck appear to have withstood the storm fairly well, and even are accumulating sand. This would be a great time to add sand fencing. To find out how to proceed with installing sand fencing, please contact Sandy Cross, Permit Coordinator/CAMA LPO […]

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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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