Erosion is common along parts of our coast. Even at the shoreline of a local state historic site on the Cape Fear River. Now, a project is underway to fix the problem.
The City of Southport is asking the general assembly to create a meal tax to help them pay for erosion on the town's waterfront.
The Town of North Topsail Beach Board of Aldermen will hold a Special Meeting on Tuesday.
The Coastal Resource Commission is proposing a new rule that could save Surf City homeowners some time and money.
Surf City leaders say crews are about halfway done pushing sand after heavy rain and damage last fall.
Newly elected Mayor Fred Burns is speaking out about his goals for the ongoing erosion in the town.
Surf city town leaders are rebuilding some of the public beach accesses damaged from heavy rain and high tides.
Authorities say sand swept off Hilton Head Island beaches by this month's damaging rains and storm surges will be more than offset by a $20 million beach renewal project already planned for next year.
High tides are delaying some sand bag construction in North Topsail Beach.
North Topsail Beach town leaders are preparing an emergency plan for fast moving erosion on the north end.