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House bill to shore up flood-prone NC areas gets panel’s OK

A House committee has approved legislation that would spend $220 million in part to shore up highways, rivers and coastal areas prone to flooding so that North Carolina can better withstand the next big storm.

North Topsail Beach Awarded $13.69 Million for Beach Restoration After Hurricane Florence

The 2021 Hurricane Season officially begins today, but one local town is getting help for a hurricane that impacted the region three years ago.

North Topsail Beach awarded $3.5M for beach renourishment after Hurricane Dorian

The State of North Carolina and FEMA have approved $3,505,603 to help the Town of North Topsail Beach renourish its beaches and restore dune plants destroyed by Hurricane Dorian in 2019.

Biden doubling spending to prepare for hurricanes, storms

President Joe Biden says he's doubling U.S. emergency spending to help communities prepare for hurricanes and other extreme weather events.

New Hanover County, Wilmington receive $4.6M for Hurricane Isaias recovery

FEMA and the state of North Carolina have approved more than $4.6 million for the City of Wilmington and New Hanover county for debris removal costs from Hurricane Isaías last year.

Holden Beach awarded $3.8M to renourish beaches damaged by Hurricane Isaias

The State of North Carolina and FEMA have approved more than $3.8 million to help the Town of Holden Beach restore sand, vegetation, and fencing on the Central Reach shoreline damaged by Hurricane Isaias last year.

Oak Island awarded $10M for emergency expenses to protect dunes damaged by Hurricane Florence

The State of North Carolina and FEMA have approved more than $10 million to help the Town of Oak Island with emergency expenses to protect its natural dune system and berms damaged by Hurricane Florence in 2018.

Holden Beach awarded nearly $15.5M to renourish beaches damaged by Hurricane Dorian

The State of North Carolina and FEMA have approved more than $15.4 million to help the Town of Holden Beach restore sand and vegetation on the shoreline damaged by Hurricane Dorian in 2019.

Wilmington reimbursed nearly $634,000 in Hurricane Florence repairs

The City of Wilmington has been reimbursed $633,433.37 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for work related to Hurricane Florence.

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