Wilmington Harbor Maintenance Project Starting Soon

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers contracted with Marinex Construction to provide maintenance dredging of the Wilmington harbor inner ocean bar.  Approximately 1,000,000 cubic yards of the dredged material will be placed on South Beach on Bald Head Island.  The dredge Savannah arrived Wednesday afternoon and is located near Battery Island. Yesterday, Village staff had … Continued

Lighthouse Landing Fire A Year Later

A full year has passed since the Department of Public Safety was dispatched to a structure fire in the vicinity of Lighthouse Landing.  The dispatch came through at 7:56 p.m. on November 20, 2022, the fire was partially contained around 9:45 p.m. and fully contained around 1:00 a.m.  Several mutual aid agencies provided assistance. The … Continued

Island Package Center Holiday Schedule

The Village would like to remind Island Package Center and Post Office customers of our holiday schedule. Next week, the IPC/PO will operate on extended hours Wednesday, November 23, 2022 (10 a.m. to 6 p.m) and will be closed on Thursday and Friday (November 24 & 25) for the Thanksgiving holiday. We also encourage you … Continued

Mayor Quinn Shares Village’s Position in Response to BHA Poll

Dear Fellow Islanders, I want to share the Village’s position with respect to the poll initiated in the 11/14/22 BHA “Compass” and offer you background as to why we have taken that position.   In the absence of further information and assurances, including additional protections for users of the system, the Village is unable to support … Continued

Take Part in the Commercial Area Master Plan Survey

Bald Head Island is going to continue to grow and having a long-term plan for that growth will be important in easing future growing pains.  As you may know, the Village’s Commercial Area Master Plan effort began this week with Commercial Area Master Plan Committee’s kickoff meeting on Wednesday.  You can view a synopsis of … Continued

Updates and Reminders

The latest on TS Nicole. Update on the Duke Energy project at the wildlife overlook area. Golf cart registration renewal begins December 1. REMINDER: Village offices will be closed on Friday, November 11, 2022, in observance of Veteran’s Day. TS Nicole – The Village has been monitoring the forecasted track of Tropical Storm Nicole. Nicole … Continued

Commercial Area Master Plan Effort to Begin Next Week

The Village is preparing a master plan for all undeveloped commercially zoned properties on the Island.  The purpose of the master plan is to create a framework to guide future commercial development related to buildings, parking, vehicular and pedestrian circulation, stormwater, and landscaping.  The plan may result in recommendations for enhancing the existing Code of … Continued

Updates and Reminders

Key Information: Yesterday’s Public Safety Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast honors two long-serving volunteers. Brunswick County Health Services will be administering flu shots on BHI next Wednesday, November 2, 2022. Please participate in the NC TOWERS Stakeholder Survey on offshore wind energy (deadline 11/7). An update on Duke Energy’s power grid improvement project. Upcoming special meetings on … Continued

Updates from the Island Package Center and Post Office

Below are a few items the Island Package Center and Post Office would like to inform our customers about as we get closer to the busy holiday season. Package Notifications – As you may know since the recent software upgrade was implemented, only customers who have a post office box are receiving package notifications directly … Continued