Dare County is named in honor of Virginia Dare, the first English child born in America. Dare County is also where the Wright Brothers first experienced powered flight and much more.

July  30, 2014
Public Meetings:
Airport Authority
7/30/2014  7:00:00 PM
Dare County Board of Commissioners
8/4/2014  9:00:00 AM
Planning Board
8/11/2014  7:00:00 PM
Dare County Board of Commissioners
8/18/2014  5:00:00 PM
Oregon Inlet Task Force Advisory Committee
8/19/2014  9:30:00 AM
Oregon Inlet and Waterways Commission
8/19/2014  7:00:00 PM
Board of
Next Meeting: Monday, 8/4/2014 at 9 AM
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Dare County, NC
Events & Activities:

Common Thefts & Scams Presentation
On Tuesday, August 5th at 12:00 p.m., Barbara Bennett, Investor Education Program Specialist with the NC Department of Secretary of State's Office will be at the Dare County Center to talk about ways to avoid financial fraud.
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$5.00 Rabies Vaccinations
August 4th - 8th, 2014 at the Dare County Animal Shelter. Drivers license with Dare County address required.
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Storm Debris Removal Continues for Unincorporated Dare County; Pick-ups Completed in Wanchese, Skyco, Avon and Hatteras Village
Residents in completed areas are asked to not put anything else on the roadside.  more info

Albemarle Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan
As part of a regional effort to reduce vulnerability to natural disasters, Dare County is requesting public feedback on natural disaster risk and preparedness.  more info

Special Medical Needs - In Times of Emergency
In times of emergency, Dare County is able to provide assistance to residents with special medical needs.  more info

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Featured Articles:

Library's Summer Reading Program is Free, Fun and Educational
Dare County Libraries are kicking off their 2014 Summer Reading Program in July with activities at all three Dare County Library locations.
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Friends of Youth Seeks Volunteer Mentors for Local At-Risk Youth
A training session for new volunteer mentors will be held on Thursday, October 9 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Dare County Administration Building in Manteo.
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Mosquito Control
Public Works conducts a Mosquito Control Program throughout the summer and answers some frequently asked questions regarding the program.
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