Advocacy

All posts shared under the “Advocacy” blog list on the homepage, including Legislative Briefing, Calls to Action, and Legislative Events.

Legislative Briefing 2.28.17

Currituck Meeting on the NCRRP Program Currituck County officials will be hosting three public meeting about the North Carolina Resilient Redevelopment Planning (NCRRP) program. The first meeting will be held tonight – Tuesday, February 28th- at 6 p.m. at the Historic Courthouse. The two other meetings will be held on Wednesday, March 1st from 3 […]

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Legislative Briefing – 2.21.17

Beach Nourishment Projects to Begin Late May The Towns of Duck, Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills have been working for months on joint beach nourishment project plans. The contractors and engineers of the multi-town project met with each town’s leadership last week and presented information on what will be taking place before the project […]

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Legislative Briefing – 2.14.17

Kitty Hawk – Kill Devil Hills:  Meetings on Beach Nourishment Projects This Week The Town of Kitty Hawk, along with the beach nourishment project contractors and engineers will be hosting an informational meeting on the upcoming Beach Nourishment project Wednesday, February 15th at 9 a.m.  The meeting will be held in the Smith Room at […]

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Legislative Briefing – 2.7.17

Understanding Preliminary Flood Maps Spencer Rogers, NC Sea Grant and coastal geologist/engineer, presented information to Dare County Commissioners and later to an audience in Nags Head on Dare County’s preliminary flood maps. There has been a lot of debate about the accuracy of the new maps, especially since so many previously flooded properties are now […]

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Legislative Briefing – 1.31.17

Understanding Preliminary Flood Maps Spencer Rogers, NC Sea Grant and author of The Dune Book, will give a presentation on Understanding Preliminary Flood Maps next week in Nags Head. The presentation will be given on Monday, February 6th at 5 p.m. in the Nags Head Board Meeting Room. Town/County Updates Duck – On Wednesday, February […]

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Election 2016 & Candidate Profiles

OBAR encourages all our members to vote in the upcoming elections!  Here’s how: Early Voting Update Beat the lines on November 8th and take advantage of early voting available now through Saturday November 5th at the following locations: DARE County:  Sample Ballot (pdf) Board of Elections Office in Manteo – Weekdays through November 4 from 8:30 a.m. […]

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Meet NC Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin ~ June 13th

Thank you to everyone who came out for this informative event.  For more details, please see Legislative Briefing. Original posting: Invite your clients and friends! Members of the Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® know that we all benefit from strong relationships with our elected officials. That’s why we are partnering with the North Carolina Homeowners Alliance […]

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