Public Notice Southport Zoning Board of Adjustment change of date for meeting

The public will take notice that the Southport Zoning Board of Adjustment will meet on
Tuesday, December 19, 2017, 4:30 p.m. in the Southport Fire Substation, 111 E. Nash
Street for the purpose of holding a Public Hearing on:

CUP 17-1011-01
111 South Atlantic Avenue, Conditional Use Permit for an Accessory Dwelling

CUP 17-1012-01
1242 N. Caswell Avenue, Conditional Use Permit for a Home Occupation Woodshop

Interested citizens are encouraged to attend. If you have any further comments, questions or
concerns on this matter, please contact the City Planner Thomas Lloyd at 910-457-7961 or at

Michele Windham
City Clerk

The City of Southport does not discriminate on the basis of disability. If you need an auxiliary
aid or service or other accommodations in order to attend or fully participate at this meeting,
please contact the clerk’s office as far in advance of the meeting as is possible so that your
request can be considered.



Update on City Transient Dock

The City dock remains closed after the damage caused by Hurricane Matthew. All plans, repairs, and/or construction to the City dock will have to be approved by the North Carolina Division of Coastal Management and/or the Army Corp of Engineers. We are working closely with these agencies to develop a plan to rebuild it and reopen it as soon as possible. For more information contact City Hall at (910)457-7900. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Yard Waste Decal

Posted Date:7/17/2017 1:00 PM
City of Southport
News ReleaseYard Waste decals to be placed on the 95-gallon roll out carts which are the property and maintenance responsibility of the resident/homeowner.Maximum two (2) decaled carts per resident/homeowner.

Reminder:  Please don’t mix yard waste, recycles, and trash.
Reminder: Please place each type of waste in designated containers.


Presentation to Commissioners regarding water sampling and treatment options

If you are interested in viewing the presentation to Commissioners regarding water sampling and treatment options, please click here.

Important DMV Information

Change of Location

The DMV will no longer be bringing the mobile unit to Southport. NC DMV services will be offered at the Fire Department Substation located at 111 E. Nash Street, on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of the first week of each month from 9 am – 4:30 pm.

Driver’s License
New drivers must take written, vision, sign and road tests. Bring a certified copy of birth certificate and one other official document showing your age. Out-of-state drivers must take written, vision and sign tests, and possibly a road test, and surrender their old licenses. Proof of liability insurance DL 123 is required for any first time licenses in North Carolina or anyone renewing his license who has had a traffic conviction within the past four years.

Shallotte DMV Office
5300 Main Street
Shallotte, NC 28470
(910) 754-4591 (Registration)
(910) 754-5114 (Drivers License)

For customers  applying for a NC driver’s license or transferring Out-of-State Driver’s License (OSDL), needs to have the following documents:

  • Two forms governmental of ID’s
  • Proof of residency
  • Proof of insurance

For customer applying for NC identification card (ID) needs to have the following documents:

  • Two forms governmental of ID’s
  • Proof of residency

For customers requesting a duplicate of DL or ID card need NOT to have those documents, because they are already in the NC DMV data base.