Carolina Beach Inlet
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Local leaders discuss future of inlet dredging
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 11/20/2013 - 11:13pm.

video Where were you when the ship hit the sand? That’s the question Carolina Beach Inlet association is asking state and federal lawmakers, but they say it’s no laughing matter.

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Gill net setback to take effect on NC coast Sunday
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 09/13/2013 - 6:33am.

State officials are set to enforce a rule which establishes a 100-yard gill net setback from most North Carolina ocean beaches to protect bottlenose dolphins.

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Carolina Beach Inlet dredging underway
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/22/2013 - 4:01pm.

videoThe US Army Corps of Engineers began dredging the Carolina Beach Inlet today at the north end of Freeman Park.

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County leaders talk sand, bans with Carolina Beach & Kure Beach
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 07/25/2012 - 11:30am.

video Leaders from both Kure Beach and Carolina Beach met this morning with New Hanover County Commissioners. The purpose of the special meeting was to discuss issues important to all communities, from dredging to smoking on the beach.

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Rep. McIntyre says dredging necessary at Carolina Beach inlet
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Sun, 01/29/2012 - 7:05pm.

Congressman Mike McIntyre made a stop in Carolina Beach Friday to discuss dredging of the Carolina Beach inlet. McIntyre was joined by local leaders for a boat tour aboard the Royal Winner.

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Kure Beach Town Council approves $15,000 to dredging of Carolina Beach Inlet
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Tue, 08/16/2011 - 10:41pm.

video Kure Beach Town Council is currently dealing with many issues. The one that was top of the agenda at Tuesday's town council meeting was the dredging of the Carolina Beach Inlet.

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County approves Carolina Beach Inlet dredging money
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 08/15/2011 - 4:24pm.

New Hanover County Commissioners approved money for Carolina Beach Inlet dredging this morning. The board voted to spend $168,000 to prevent the inlet from eventually filling in.

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As town looks for money, fighting among local leaders slows CB Inlet dredging
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 08/12/2011 - 3:47pm.

video There is no question that the inlet is important to tourists as well as businesses in the New Hanover County's beach communities, but the question is who's gonna pay for the dredging that's necessary to keep the inlet open and operational?

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SE NC gets $22 million from feds for waterway projects
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/19/2010 - 1:20pm.

Southeastern North Carolina is getting more than $22 million from the federal government for beaches and inlets, the Intracoastal Waterway and the Wilmington Port.

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