Beach Nourishment Update Meeting

The contractors for the beach nourishment project, Coastal Planning and Engineering, and the dredging company, Great Lakes Dredge & Dock, will present on project updates at a public meeting on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. This meeting will be held in the Paul F. Keller Meeting Hall and all interested parties are welcome […]

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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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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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Beach Nourishment Survey Work to Begin

Great Lakes Dredge and Dock and Coastal Planning and Engineering will begin survey work in the beach nourishment project area in the next couple of days. This work will include people walking along the beach and dunes taking information, as well as driving on the beach. This work is part of the preconstruction activities for […]

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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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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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