September 2019 Meeting Agenda

September 18-19, 2019
New Hanover County Government Center
230 Government Center Drive, Wilmington


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Wednesday, September 18th

10:00   Coastal Resources Advisory Council Meeting (HR Training Room)



1:00     Commission Call to Order*                                                                             Renee Cahoon, Chair

  • Roll Call
  • Chair’s Comments
  • Approval of July 17, 2019 Meeting Minutes                                                    
  • Executive Secretary's Report                                                  Braxton Davis
  • CRAC Report                                                                                                     Greg “rudi” Rudolph

1:30     Variances

  • Pollard - (CRC-VR-19-05), Jacksonville, Coastal Shoreline AEC Impervious Cover            Brad ConnellChristine Goebel, Esq./Glenn Dunn, Esq.

2:15     Action Items

  • Consideration of Fiscal Analysis 15A NCAC 7H .0312 – Technical Standards For Beach Fill Projects (CRC-19-23)     Ken Richardson
  • Consideration of Fiscal Analysis 15A NCAC 7H .0304; .0306; .0309 and .0310 – Inlet Hazard Areas (CRC-19-24)     Ken Richardson
  • Consideration of Fiscal Analysis 15A NCAC 7J .0403 & .0404 Development Period/Continuation & Development Period Extension (CRC-19-25)     Courtney Spears

2:45     Staff Rulemaking Recommendations

  • Permeable Surfaces in the Buffer (CRC-19-26)                                                 Mike Lopazanski
  • Oceanfront Decks and Repairs (CRC-19-27)                                                     Tancred Miller        

3:45     CRC Science Panel

  • 2020 Sea Level Rise Report Update - Charge to Science Panel (CRC-19-29)      Tancred Miller

4:15     Legal Updates                                                                                                                  Mary Lucasse

  • Update on Litigation of Interest to the Commission (CRC-19-30)

4:30     Recess


Thursday, September 19th

8:30     Commission Call to Order*                                                                           Renee Cahoon, Chair

  • Roll Call
  • Chair’s Comments

8:45     Oceanfront Rules and Implementation

  • Setbacks, Static Lines, Static Line Exceptions and Development Lines (CRC-19-31)     Ken Richardson
  • Development Line Implementation
  • Grandfathering Provisions

10:00   CRC Rule Development

  • Shellfish Leases and Permitting (CRC-19-28)                                                   Jonathan Howell

11:15   hurricane Florence Update

  • Abandoned Vessels and Marine Debris                                                            Paula Gillikin/Todd Miller, Director NC Coastal Federation

12:00   Public Input and Comment                                                 Renee Cahoon, Chair


12:15   Old/New Business                                                                       Renee Cahoon, Chair

  • Update on DEQ MOU with State Ports                                                                                                             Christy Goebel
  • Report from Subcommittee on Elevated Structural Components in Setback                                                      Robin Smith
  • Update on Inland Waters Boundary and CRC Jurisdictional Areas - Possible Changes                       Mike Lopazanski

12:30   Lunch


1:15     Public Hearing                                                                   Renee Cahoon, Chair

  • 15A NCAC 7H .0304; 7H .0309 & 7H .0313 - State Ports Inlet Management AEC
  • 15A NCAC 7H .1900 – General Permit to Allow Temporary Structures Within Coastal Shorelines and Ocean Hazard AECs

1:30     Adjourn