BHIT Applies for Approval of Revisions to Ferry Schedule

Bald Head Island Transportation, Inc. has applied for approval of revisions to the regular passenger ferry schedules to 45-minute departures.   The filing was sent to the North Carolina Utilities Commission on Monday, February 19, 2024.   The application (HERE) along with the 45-minute proposed summer schedule (HERE) and 45-minute proposed winter schedule (HERE) have been … Continued

Second GO Bond Town Hall Tuesday February 20

The Village of Bald Head Island invites the public to attend its second GO Bond Town Hall next Tuesday, February 20, 2024, at 10:00 a.m. in the multi-purpose room at the Department of Public Safety (273 Edward Teach Ext.). The meeting will be broadcast via Zoom (details HERE).  The Village is taking questions in advance … Continued

January Council Meeting Canceled

The Village Council was not able to establish a quorum to conduct January’s regular Village Council meeting today.  Since there were no time-sensitive items requiring Council action, the Village Council will be taking up the Old and New Business items from today’s agenda during its February regular meeting.  The February meeting is scheduled to take … Continued

Prepare for Freezing Temperatures

According to the National Weather Service Wilmington office, today will be the coldest winter day thus far, with highs in the low 40s.  It will be a little warmer tomorrow and Friday, but temperatures are expected to be even colder over the weekend with lows on Sunday morning in the mid/upper teens. The Village wants … Continued

Updates and Reminders

KEY INFORMATION: REMINDERS & EVENTS: Strong Storm System to Impact SE NC The National Weather Service Wilmington office has forecast a powerful storm system that will bring heavy rain, strong winds, and possible isolated tornados for southeast NC tomorrow (1/9) afternoon and evening.  Coastal impacts may include storm-force winds, large seas, dangerous surf, and minor … Continued

Village Posts Answers to Questions RE 2024 Bond Referendum

The Village has compiled all questions asked about the 2024 Bond Referendum to date and has provided answers.  The full Q&A document is now available online HERE.  It is located on the Village’s 2024 Bond Referendum webpage.  This webpage also includes the questions that will appear on the ballot, links to the video of the … Continued

GO Bond Town Hall Video Available

Thank you to all who participated in the GO Bond Town Hall yesterday. If you were not able to attend, you can view the entire meeting HERE. The Village is still taking questions.  Please send them to The questions and answers will be posted on the 2024 Bond Referendum webpage (HERE) and will be … Continued

Updates and Reminders

KEY INFORMATION: EVENTS & REMINDERS: IPC/PO Holiday Schedule The Island Package Center and Post Office will be closed two days over the Christmas holiday, December 25, and December 26.  The IPC/PO will be open from 10 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 27, even though other Village offices will be closed.  If you are … Continued

You Are Invited to Attend the 2024 GO Bond Town Hall

The public is invited to attend the upcoming GO Bond Town Hall on Monday, December 11, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. in the multi-purpose room at the Department of Public Safety (273 Edward Teach Ext.).  The meeting will be broadcast via Zoom (Zoom info HERE in the blue box).   The Village is taking questions in … Continued

Update on Municipal Election Results

As previously reported, the municipal election canvass was completed by the Brunswick County Board of Elections on Friday, November 17, 2023. The results for the Bald Head Island Council contest (Vote for 2) Scott Thomas received 106 votes, and Jerry Maggio and Virginia (Ginnie) White tied for the second seat with 102 votes each. According … Continued