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.

December  19, 2014
Public Meetings:
Dare County Board of Commissioners
1/5/2015  9:00:00 AM
Planning Board
1/12/2015  6:00:00 PM
Older Adult Services Advisory Council
1/14/2015  10:00:00 AM
Dare County Board of Commissioners
1/14/2015  6:30:00 PM
Dare County Board of Commissioners
1/20/2015  5:00:00 PM
Oregon Inlet and Waterways Commission
1/20/2015  7:00:00 PM
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Next Meeting: Monday, 1/5/2015 at 9 AM
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Dare County, NC
Events & Activities:

Long Term Care Seminar at the Baum Center
Learn how to protect yourself financially from Elder Law Attorney, Jean-Louise Dixon, on January 13th at 10 a.m.
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Low Income Energy Assistance Program
The Dare County Department of Health and Human Services, Social Services Division, will be taking applications for individuals age 60 or older for LIEAP starting Dec. 1st thru Dec. 31st
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Merry Monday Christmas Celebration at the Fessenden Center on Hatteras Island
Come join an evening of fun holiday activities for the whole family. $10 per family, registration required.
more info

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Holiday Trash Collection Schedule
Trash collection schedules will be altered due to the holidays.  more info

Income Maintenance Caseworker Receives Employee of the Month
Amanda Beale, Income Maintenance Caseworker with the Social Services Division of the Department of Health and Human Services, is the December 2014 Dare County Employee of the Month.  more info

Dare Hospice, Providing Patient and Family Centered Care
Dare Hospice recently received $10,000 from the Charles W. Gaddy and Lucy Finch Gaddy Endowment Funds.  more info

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Featured Articles:

Property Tax Bills Delinquent After January 5, 2015
Dare County property owners were mailed their 2014 property tax bills in July. On January 6, 2015, any unpaid taxes will become delinquent and subject to interest.
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Hurricane Season is over, now's the time to prepare for a Dare County winter.
Take steps now to be ready for icy, snowy weather!
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Holiday Trash Tips
During the holiday season, trash cans can become over run with wrapping paper, boxes and even Christmas Trees. Check out some tips from Dare County Public Works for taking care of your garbage and recycling through the holidays.
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