There is a vacancy on the Southport Alcoholic Beverage Control Board.
The main function of this Board is to oversee the operation of the local ABC Board. This is a three member Board with terms of three (3) years. Members are appointed by the Southport Board of Aldermen.

Please submit applications by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, October 26, 2018 to the City Clerk, 1029 N. Howe Street, Southport, NC 28461. Applications are available at City Hall and on the city website by clicking here.

Michele Windham City Clerk

Southport is following Brunswick County in rescinding the State of Emergency effective 6:00 p.m., Thursday, October 11.

PROCLAMATION STATE OF EMERGENCY

CITY OF SOUTHPORT

WHEREAS, the City of Southport Board of Aldermen adopted a State of Emergency Ordinance pursuant to the provisions ofN.C.G.S.  14-288.12 to determine and proclaim the existence of a State of Emergency and to impose certain prohibitions and restrictions appropriate to meet the emergency.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT PROCLAIMED BY MAYOR J. V. DOVE CITY OF SOUTHPORT THAT IN ORDER TO PROTECT PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY:

A State of Emergency will take effect at 8:00a.m., Thursday , October 11, 2018 within the City of Southport due to potential severe weather conditions.

That pursuant to this declared state of emergency, the following shall apply:

  1. Voluntary Evacuation of Southport Residents

 

J.V. Dove

Mayor

The public will take notice that the Southport Zoning Board of Adjustment will meet on
Tuesday, October 23, 4:30 pm at 111 E. Nash St for the purpose of holding an
evidentiary public hearing and will make a quasi-judicial decision on the Conditional Use
Permit mentioned below:

CUP 18-0626–01
109 Highland Park
Conditional Use Permit, Accessory Dwelling

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

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.

Due to Hurricane Florence, the City of Southport experienced a wastewater spill into Cottage Creek of an estimated 900 gallons. The spill occurred on 10/1/18. The incident has been reported to Emergency Management and N.C. Division of Water Resources.

David Fox
Public Works Director

City of Southport

PROCLAMATION STATE OF EMERGENCY

CITY OF SOUTHPORT

WHEREAS, the City of Southport Board of Aldermen adopted a State of Emergency Ordinance pursuant to the provisions of N.C.G.S. 14-288.12 to determine and proclaim the existence of a State of Emergency and to impose certain prohibitions and restrictions appropriate to meet the emergency.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT PROCLAIMED BY MAYOR J.V . DOVE OF THE CTY OF SOUTHPORT THAT THE STATE OF EMERGENCY IS RESCINDED EFFECTIVE
11:00 a.m., October 3, 2018.

J.V. Dove

Insurance Commissioner Causey announces new Victim Assistance Centers with N.C. Emergency Management’s Disaster Recovery Centers

RALEIGH—Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey announced that more Victim Assistance Centers are planned for areas impacted by Hurricane Florence in eastern North Carolina.

The Department’s VACs will operate in conjunction with the N.C. Division of Emergency Management’s Disaster Recovery Centers in Bolivia and New Bern.

The Victim Assistance Centers will allow residents the opportunity to get concerns addressed by NCDOI consumer representatives.

Here is the schedule for Victim Assistance Centers as of Friday, September 28, 2018:

Victim Assistance Centers

Tuesday, Oct. 2

Bolivia
Brunswick Community College (Odell Williamson Auditorium)
150 College Road NE
Bolivia, N.C.
HOURS: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 3

New Bern
Vacant Eckerd/Rite Aid Building
710 DeGraffenreid Ave.
New Bern, N.C.
HOURS: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mosquito spraying in Southport will begin the night of Thursday, September 27, 2018.

We appreciate your patience.

Brush Bandit will resume normal yard debris pickup on Wednesday, October 3.   Brush Bandit will pick up debris placed in the yard waste container and in bags.

AFTER STORM CLEAN UP

• Place All Food Matter In Trash Can or in Heavy Trash Bags
• No Household Hazardous Waste

Three (3) Piles – Placed at edge of your property – NOT ON ROADWAY

1. Vegetative Yard Debris
2. Construction Debris (carpet, furniture, etc.)
3. White Goods (refrigerator, freezer, etc.)EMPTY & REMOVE DOORS

Do Not Block Utility Poles, Fire Hydrants, Water Meters, Cable Boxes,Driveways, Drains

DO NOT TAKE DEBRIS TO TAYLOR FIELD