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Topsail Beach permitted to renourish

The process has been five years in the making; now it finally looks like Topsail Beach will get some new sand. Permits were issued this week, to allow Topsail Beach to renourish a five-mile stretch of beach. There are still a few steps to go before the sand will start piling up, like securing financing, and finding a firm to do the dredging. Topsail Beach is working to share costs with Bald Head Island, which is also planning renourishment. Town Manager Steve Foster said a public hearing will take place July 7th. If all goes as planned, renourishment should start in February or March.

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beach renourishment is a waste of my tax paying money..might as well flush it down the toilet.. with this economy and the state and feds laying folks off. raising taxes.. cutting back programs.. it is not needed.. let the right folks who want it pay for it. or move back up north and stay there