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Posted on: June 30, 2022

Scam Alert: Emerald Isle Police Department Shirts

Scam Alert:

In late June, individuals in Emerald Isle received a scam text message that was advertising Emerald Isle Police Department t-shirts for sale, with "10$ OFF ready to order now." 

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Posted on: June 29, 2022

Special Use Public Hearing - July 12, 2022 Board of Commissioners Meeting

Town of Emerald Isle

Special Use Public Hearing Notice

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The Emerald Isle Board of Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 beginning at 6:00 p.m. or shortly thereafter in the Town Board Meeting Ro...

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

McLean-Spell Park Survey Available; Public Meetings Set

We want to hear your ideas for the future of McLean-Spell Park! 

You are encouraged to fill out and submit the McLean-Spell Park Survey before the updated Wednesday, July 13, 2022 deadline. If you would prefer to fill out a paper version, they can...

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

McLean-Spell Park Survey Now Available

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We want to hear your ideas for the future of McLean-Spell Park! 

You are encouraged to fill out and submit the McLean-Spell Park Survey before the updated Wednesday, July 13, 2022 deadline. If you would prefer to fill out a paper version, they can...

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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Virtual public meeting scheduled for shellfish leases around Bogue Sound

MOREHEAD CITY – The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries is hosting a virtual public meeting on June 22 at 5:30 p.m. to provide information about shellfish leases and Shellfish Aquaculture Enterprise Areas (SEAs) in and around Bogue Sound. The publ...

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Posted on: June 9, 2022

Busy Carteret County Corridor Requires Pipe Repairs Closure and repair scheduled for June 13

Information from the North Carolina Department of Transportation:

MOREHEAD CITY – State maintenance crews need to temporarily close two of the five lanes on a portion of Arendell Street (U.S. 70) in Morehead City to repair a damaged drainage pipe...

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

Western Carteret Fireworks Celebration July 3

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Western Carteret Fireworks Celebration slated for July 3

The towns of Bogue, Cape Carteret, Cedar Point, Emerald Isle and Peletier are pleased to present the inaugural Western Carteret Fireworks Celebration on Sunday, July 3, co-sponsored by Emerald Isle R...

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

Mini Libraries Revealed throughout Emerald Isle

Ten mini libraries have been unveiled throughout Emerald Isle, due to a project through the Friends of the Carteret County Public Library that serves Western Carteret. 

These mini libraries are stationed in public areas, where anyone can take a bo...

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Posted on: May 18, 2022

Eitner Welcomed as Planning Director

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The Town of Emerald Isle will welcome Michelle Eitner as the new Planning Director, effective July 1, 2022.

She will fill the role that has been held by Josh Edmondson since April 2015. Mr. Edmondson will conclude his position with the Town in late May, be...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Emerald Isle Introduces Edwards as Assistant Chief of Police

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Emerald Isle Introduces Edwards as Assistant Chief of Police

The Town of Emerald Isle is pleased to announce Chad Edwards as the new Assistant Chief of Police.  He will begin his role on June 1, 2022.

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

Draft FY 2022-23 Budget Presented

The Board of Commissioners was presented the Draft FY 2022-23 Budget during the regular meeting on May 10. 

The Recommended Budget across all funds is $12,712,457; a $816,337 or 6.69 % increase from the FY 21-22 originally adopted total budget of ...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Normile Appointed to Board of Commissioners

At the May 10, 2022, Board of Commissioners meeting, the Board unanimously appointed Jim Normile to fill an unexpired term on the Board. He will serve until the November 2023 election, at which time the seat will be available again. This seat was original...

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

Special Meeting Notice - May 12, 2022

Town of Emerald Isle

Board of Commissioners

Notice of Special Meeting

The public is hereby notified that the Emerald Isle Board of Commissioners will hold a Special Meeting Thursday, May 12 at 5:00 p.m. The purpose of the meeting is for the Board to hold a C...

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Pancake Breakfast and Emerald Isle Open House Announced

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Join the Town of Emerald Isle for a pancake breakfast and tour of our various Town departments on Friday, May 20! 

This event will be held from 9 - 11 a.m., and will begin at the Community Center at 203 Leisure Lane. Come enjoy a pancake breakfast...

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

NC Wildlife Boat Ramp Dredging Underway

Coastal Dredging began work on the NC Wildlife Boat Ramp on Monday, May 9, 2022, in a dredging project that should be complete within ten working days.

While dredging, the contractor will attempt to keep the boat ramp open to the public, however, please be...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

Pills Can Kill Drop Off Event April 30, 2022

On Saturday, April 30, Carteret County law enforcement agencies will hold the spring “Pills Can Kill” prescription drug take back event. This event includes the Emerald Isle Police Department at the Food Lion at Emerald Plantation Shop...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

Staff Introduces New Assistant Town Planner

The Town of Emerald Isle is pleased to introduce Jeff Hall, Assistant Town Planner.

 He holds a Bachelors of Science in Agronomy from NC State University. Jeff is a certified BMP Inspection and Maintenance professional through NCSU Bio and Agricul...

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Posted on: April 26, 2022

Golf Cart Raffle Winner Announced

Congratulations to Karen Taylor of Peletier, who won the golf cart raffle through the Emerald Isle Golf Cart Advisory Committee and Emerald Isle Business Association! She is pictured here with John Lister of the Golf Cart Advisory Committee. Proceeds will...

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

Town announces new Parks and Recreation Director

April 22, 2022

    Town of Emerald Announces Parks & Recreation Director

The Town of Emerald Isle is pleased to announce Candace Dooley as the new Director of Parks & Recreation. She will begin her fulltime position on Monday, May ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2022

Emerald Isle Commissioner Vacates Board Seat

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April 20, 2022

Emerald Isle Commissioner Vacates Board Seat

During a special meeting on April 20, 2022, the Emerald Isle Board of Commissioners voted to accept the resignation of Commissioner Candace Dooley, who will be stepping down from her seat, effectiv...

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

Special Meeting Notice - April 20, 2022

Town of Emerald Isle 

Board of Commissioners 

Notice of Special Meeting

 

The public is hereby notified that Mayor Jason Holland has called a Special Meeting of the Emerald Isle Board of Commissioners on Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Beach Driving Hiatus April 15 - 24

Beach driving by the public will be paused Friday, April 15 - Sunday, April 24, 2022 for the annual Easter closure. 

The 2022 beach driving season will then run through Saturday, April 30th.

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Posted on: April 13, 2022

Planning Board/Board of Adjustment Public Hearing: April 25

TOWN OF EMERALD ISLE

PLANNING BOARD/BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

PUBLIC HEARING

The Town of Emerald Isle Planning Board/Board of Adjustment will hold a public hearing on Monday, April 25, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. in the Town Board Meeting Room located at 7500 Emerald Drive,...

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Posted on: April 13, 2022

2022 Paid Parking Season Begins April 15

Paid parking at the Eastern and Western Ocean Regional accesses begins Friday, April 15 and runs through Thursday, September 15, 2022. Payments are accepted by debit or credit card at the on-site kiosks or through the Passport parking app. Paid parking is...

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

Summer Day Camp 2022 Registration is Now Open

Registration is now open for Summer Day Camp 2022 through Emerald Isle Parks & Recreation

Registration will remain open through Thursday, April 21, and the lottery winners will be announced on Monday, April 25 by 5 p.m.

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Posted on: April 6, 2022

Jr. Lifeguard Camp Registration Open

Registration for the 2022 Jr. Lifeguard Camps is now open

Registration is first-come, first-serve. Please read the information below before downloading and submitting the application and materials listed at the bottom. 

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Posted on: March 30, 2022

Public Hearing: Off-Street Parking and Loading Requirements

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

TOWN OF EMERALD ISLE

OFF-STREET PARKING AND LOADING REQUIREMENTS

The Town of Emerald Isle Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing in the Town Board Meeting Room, 7500 Emerald Drive, on Tuesday, April 12, 2022, at 6:00 PM, or a...

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Posted on: April 4, 2022

Emerald Isle Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee Seeks Applicants

The Emerald Isle Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee has two openings and is now seeking applicants. 

Those who are appointed to the Committee by the Board of Commissioners will serve a two-year term. 

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

Golf Cart Raffle - Drawing Coming Soon

You could win a brand new golf cart from Johns Golf Cars by purchasing a $20 raffle ticket!

The Emerald Isle Business Association has partnered with the Emerald Isle Golf Cart Advisory Committee for your chance to win a brand-new, customized golf cart from...

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

Emerald Tidings - April 2022

Don't miss the Emerald Tidings - April 2022 Edition! 

This month's installment of the Town's free e-newsletter is full of important information, including the Town's new website, lifeguards and Jr. Lifeguard Cam...

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

Emerald Isle Reveals New Website

The Town of Emerald Isle is pleased to reveal its new website, created with you in mind. 

This new site, made possible through CivicPlus, is designed to answer all of your questions concerning Emerald Isle with ease. You can find permits and appli...

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

Louise Avenue Roadwork Underway

Work to widen Louise Avenue is underway, as of March 29, 2022. Please note you may encounter temporary delays in the area between Islander Drive and Boardwalk Avenue during this time. Thomas Simpson Construction aims to have the project complete by Easter...

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

NCDOT: Bridge Improvement Schedule Update

The North Carolina Department of Transportation has released the following information:

Rehabilitation work on the Emerald Isle bridge continues, and the contractor will be adding a lane closure overnight.

A contractor may now close one lane on the bridge b...

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

Board of Commissioners - Budget Workshop Meeting

Town of Emerald Isle 

Board of Commissioners 

Notice of Budget Workshop Meeting

 

The public is hereby notified that the Emerald Isle Board of Commissioners will meet on Wednesday, March 30, at 5 p.m. in the Town Board Meeting Room ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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