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Board of Commissioners Dec. 3 Meeting Highlights

Post Date:12/06/2018 9:17 AM
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Holiday Music

The Board’s December meeting opened with a special presentation of holiday music performed by The Manteo High School Choir.

Swearing in Ceremony

Dare County Commissioners Jim Tobin, Rob Ross and Ervin Bateman were sworn into office following the November election. In addition, Cheryl House took the oath of office as she begins her first term serving as the County’s new Register of Deeds.  

In Other Items of Interest The Board of Commissioners:

  • Adopted a resolution addressing problems associated with e-cigarettes.

  • Authorized the County Manager to work with the Town of Manteo in planning a “commons” area on County-owned property in downtown Manteo.

  • Approved a settlement in the amount of $350,000 from PCL Construction to help recoup losses incurred during the Hatteras Island power outage that occurred in 2017.

  • Scheduled a public hearing for January 7 to receive input on proposed changes to the tethering ordinance to allow more flexibility for enforcement officials.

  • Approved sending a letter requesting state funding in the state’s upcoming budget for the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum.

For More Information

Check out the full video from the Commissioners meeting at darenc.com/boc. The next Dare County Board of Commissioners meeting is Monday, January 7 at 9:00 a.m.

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