FEMA Updates Its Flood Insurance Rating Methodology to Deliver More Equitable Pricing

FEMA is updating the National Flood Insurance Program‘s (NFIP) risk rating methodology through the implementation of a new pricing methodology called Risk Rating 2.0. The methodology leverages industry best practices and cutting-edge technology to enable FEMA to deliver rates that are actuarily sound, equitable, easier to understand and better reflect a property’s flood risk. (Read …

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Pedestrian Plan Phase III Update- March 9, 2020

As we near completion of Phase 3 of the pedestrian/bicycle improvements through Duck Village, RPC Contracting is wrapping up its work on the project.  Over the past week, RPC conducted final grading and installed crosswalk markings across the intersections at Cook Drive, Dune Road, Sea Colony Drive, and Olde Duck Road.  Over the week of …

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Pedestrian Plan Phase III Update- February 28, 2020

As we near completion of Phase 3 of the pedestrian/bicycle improvements through Duck Village, RPC Contracting is wrapping up its work on the project.  Over the past week, RPC finished the final grading of areas along the sidewalk.  During the first week of March, they plan to hydroseed the steeper banks along the sidewalk and …

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Public Open House – Draft Comprehensive & Land Use Plan

Join us for the Town of Duck Comprehensive and Land Use Plan Open House on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. The public meeting will begin with a 20 minute presentation by Stewart, Inc. consultant Jay McLeod recapping the plan development process, highlights of the plan, and upcoming public comment opportunities.  After the presentation, …

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Pedestrian Plan Phase III Update- January 13, 2020

Over the past week, Millstone Marine Construction completed  the final retaining wall in the block between Cook Drive and Duck Deli.  This week, RPC Contracting will be regrading the area in front of this retaining wall and preparing the concrete forms for the stretch of sidewalk between Dune Road and Cook Drive.  Weather permitting, RPC …

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Phase III Pedestrian Plan Update- January 3, 2020

Work on the bicycle and pedestrian improvements was back underway this week.  Millstone Marine Construction continues to work on the remaining retaining wall in the block between Cook Drive and Duck Deli.  Millstone should complete this retaining wall during the coming week, weather permitting. The  stretch of concrete sidewalk from Dune Road to Cook Drive …

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Phase III Pedestrian Plan Update- December 27, 2019

Due to the holidays, work on the bicycle and pedestrian improvements was limited over the past week.  Millstone Marine Construction continued to drive pilings associated with the construction of a tall retaining wall in the block between Cook Drive and Duck Deli.  Millstone plans to complete this retaining wall during the week of December 30th. …

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Phase III Pedestrian Plan Update- December 20, 2019

Over the past week, RPC Contracting poured a section of sidewalk between Sea Colony Drive and Dune Road.  They also completed many of the improvements around the crosswalk at the Barrier Island Shoppes/Sunset Grille.  Continuing to work southward, RPC has prepared the concrete forms for the stretch of sidewalk between Dune Road and Cook Drive.  …

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Phase III Pedestrian Plan Update- December 16, 2019

Although limited by weather last week, RPC Contracting was able to prepare the base for several sections of sidewalk in the northern end of the project and poured a section of sidewalk in the area south of Barrier Island Station.  Sidewalk construction will continue southward from that point during the week of December 16th. RPC …

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