Beach Nourishment Update Public Meeting

The next public meeting on the Beach Nourishment project is scheduled for Wednesday, June 14 at 1:00 p.m. in the Paul F. Keller Meeting Hall. Coastal Planning and Engineering, and Great Lakes Dredge and Dock will make a presentation on the project progress and answer questions.

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Beach Nourishment Update- June 14, 2017

A public meeting was held today, June 14, in the Paul F. Keller Meeting Hall. At this meeting, Coastal Planning and Engineering and Great Lakes Dredge and Dock (GLDD) presented an update on the Town of Duck Beach Nourishment project. A video recording is available for viewing here, on our Town website, and social media […]

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Beach Nourishment Update- June 12, 2017

The Dodge and Padre Islands have completed the pad at the Dianne St. subline and have begun pumping north. The active construction zone for this area is now approximately between 127 Mallard Dr. and 109 Bufflehead Dr. The Liberty Island site continues pumping to the south. That active construction zone has shifted south to between […]

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Beach Nourishment Update- June 11, 2017

The northern section near Carrol Dr. is open to the public. Please use caution as there is still equipment on the beach with signage asking to stay clear. Currently, there are pipes still on the beach with sand ramps maintained for water access. The Dodge and Padre Islands have begun working at the Dianne St. […]

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Beach Nourishment Update- June 10, 2017

Sea conditions continued to improve throughout the day yesterday. The Dodge and Padre Islands continued with construction south until around 12:30 p.m. today. They are now transitioning to the Dianne St. subline. There is still some construction equipment present in the northern area between approximately Carroll Dr. and 123 Sea Tern Dr. All accesses and […]

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Beach Nourishment Update- June 9, 2017

Weather and sea conditions improved overnight enough to bring all three dredges back on-site and resume work! The northern construction zone is still between approximately 129 Acorn Ave. and 125 Sea Tern Dr. The southern construction zone remains approximately between 163 Bufflehead Rd. and 119 Spindrift Ln. GLDD is allowing passage along the top of […]

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Beach Nourishment Update- June 8, 2017

Weather conditions continue to put a hold on dredging. In looking at the forecast, GLDD anticipates bringing the dredges back either late tonight or early tomorrow morning to resume work. The Dodge and Padre Island construction zone in the northern section has shifted south to approximately between 129 Acorn Ave. and 125 Sea Tern Dr. […]

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Beach Nourishment Update- June 7, 2017

Due to weather conditions causing unsafe working conditions at sea, Great Lakes Dredge and Dock (GLDD) will demobilize all three dredges to Norfolk, VA for safe harbor until conditions improve. During demobilization, the work areas on the beach will be consolidated until the day that the dredges return. The weather forecast suggests the dredges may […]

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Beach Nourishment Update- June 6, 2017

As of today, June 6, all three dredges are operational and hard at work. The Liberty Island dredge arrived back on-site June 5 and resumed dredging around 5:45 that evening. As of this morning, June 6, the construction zone for the Liberty Island was widened to just north of access at the South end of […]

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