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 three contractors anticipated commencing work on the majority of the project in the early spring of 2017. Therefore, the Request for Bids on the Duck, Kill Devil Hills and Kitty Hawk Beach Nourishment Project will be re-issued in early March 2016 and due at the end of the month. Once these bids are received and analyzed additional information will be provided. There will not be a project on the Outer Banks in the summer of 2016.