Entries by Sharon Venis

Finance Specialist

Finance Specialist; 3200 population, 19m budget. An employee in this class leads and participates in the accounting of revenues and expenditures for the City. Work involves leading and participating in accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger preparation and maintenance, payroll functions, bank reconciliation, fixed assets and general financial reporting. The role serves as lead worker, […]



ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS CITY OF SOUTHPORT, NC PHASE II – VEGETATIVE AND C&D DEBRIS REMOVAL/DISPOSAL The City of Southport is currently accepting bids for the removal and disposal of Vegetative Debris and removal of C&D (Construction and Demolition) Debris for the tropical, winter and nor’ eastern storm seasons through June 30, 2021. Bidders’ instructions and […]


CITY OF SOUTHPORT REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS  April 15, 2019 The City of Southport requests a Statement of Qualifications (SOQ) from qualified engineering, environmental, and water resource firms for the professional services associated with the planning, design and construction of a new 1.0 MGD Conventional Activated Sludge Wastewater Treatment Facility utilizing rapid infiltration basins to be located […]

Cades Cove Road Closure

The streets in Cades Cove will be open for local traffic only (no thru traffic) from 9am to 2pm on Saturday. Cades Trail at Robert Ruark Drive and Lord Thomas Avenue at Caswell Street will be closed.


CITY OF SOUTHPORT NOTICE FOR REQUIREMENT OF BACKFLOW PREVENTION DEVICE All irrigation meters in the City of Southport are required to have a backflow prevention device.  This device is designed to ensure potable water provided by the City remains safe throughout the water distribution system. New irrigation meters (and existing irrigation meters that have been removed […]

A third neo-Panamax crane to be delivered

Coast Guard closing large portion of Cape Fear River for crane delivery to Port of Wilmington Wilmington’s third neo-Panamax crane is scheduled to transit through Southport, Monday morning, April 8, around 7:30 am. A large portion of the river will be closed to water traffic for the delivery of a new crane to the Wilmington […]

National Dog Bite Prevention Week is April 7-13, 2019

April 7-13 is Dog Bite Prevention Week 2019, and Animal Protective Services would like to take this opportunity to share a few ways that you can prevent dog bites from happening in our community. Although dogs are our best friends, more than 4.5 million people are bitten by canines in the United States every year. […]

Special Meeting Southport Board of Aldermen

Pursuant to North Carolina General Statute 160A-71(b) and in accordance with the Board of Aldermen Rules of Procedures, notice is given that Mayor J.V. Dove has called a Special Meeting on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Fire Department EOC, 2nd Floor, 1011 N. Howe Street. Purpose […]