February 2019 Meeting Agenda

February 27-28, 2019
The History Place
Morehead City, NC


Wednesday, February 27th  


12:00   Lunch

1:15     Commission Call to Order*                                                                                              Renee Cahoon, Chair

  • Roll Call
  • Chair’s Comments

1:30     Variances

  • Lampley - (CRC-VR-18-05), Perquimans County, 30’ buffer                             Lynn Mathis/Christine Goebel, Esq.

                                                                                                                                          Charles Evans, Esq.

  • Hatch - (CRC-VR-19-01), Town of Duck, oceanfront setback                                Ron Renaldi/Christine Goebel, Esq.

                                                                                                                                                   Pro se                                                                                                                                                      

3:00     Break

3:15     Commission & Interagency Matters

  • Coastal Habitat Protection Plan                                                                                  Jimmy Johnson, DEQ
  • Science Panel Overview and Membership (CRC-19-01)                                         Mike Lopazanski
  • Inland Waters Boundary and CRC Jurisdictional Areas – Possible Changes          Gordon Myers, Exec. Director, NC Wildlife Resources Commission

4:30     Legal Updates                                                                                                                         Mary Lucasse

  • Discussion of “Unnecessary Hardship” in Variance Criteria (CRC-19-02)
  • Consideration of Request to Delete The Riggings Variance Reporting Condition (CRC-19-03)
  • Update on Litigation of Interest to the Commission (CRC-19-11)                                                                                                                      

5:00     Recess

Thursday, February 28th

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

  • Roll Call
  • Chair’s Comments
  • Approval of November 27-29, 2018 Meeting Minutes                                      
  • Executive Secretary’s Report                                                                           Braxton Davis
  • CRAC Report                                                                                                 Greg “rudi” Rudolph

9:00     Coastal Resilience Initiatives

  • Division of Coastal Management Resilience Initiatives                     Tancred Miller

                                                                                                                       Christian Kamrath

  • National Climate Assessment – Overview                                      Doug Marcy, NOAA

10:30   Break

10:45   Beach and Inlet Management                                                                       

  • Town of Wrightsville Beach Static Vegetation Line Exception Reauthorization (CRC-19-04)     Ken Richardson
  • Inlet Hazard Areas – Consideration of Final Maps Approval and                                                       Ken Richardson

Use Standards (CRC-19-05)                                                                            

11:45   Public Input and Comment                                                                                   Renee Cahoon, Chair

12:00   Lunch

1:15     Public Hearing                                                                                                 Renee Cahoon, Chair

  • 15A NCAC 7J .0409 Civil Penalties
  • 15A NCAC 7H .2700 Marsh Sills General Permit

1:30     Action Items                                                                                                     

  • Consideration of Final Adoption of Temporary Rule – 15A NCAC 7H .2700 General Permit for Construction of Riprap Sills

    for Wetland Enhancement InEstuarine and Public Trust Waters                                                                                                                                      Daniel Govoni

  • Consideration of Fiscal Analysis Approval of Unvegetated Beach Designation – Surf City & Measurement Line Delineation (CRC-19-06)        Daniel Govoni/Ken Richardson
  • Consideration of Fiscal Analysis Approval of Erosion Rates and Final Erosion Rate Report Approval (CRC-19-07)                                              Ken Richardson

2:15     CRC Rule Development

  • NC Shellfish Leasing Program                                                                                   Jacob Boyd, DMF
  • Amendments to 15A NCAC 7K Exemptions – Shellfish Leases (CRC-19-08)    Jonathan Howell

3:30     Break

3:45     CRC Rule Development

  • Major Permit Renewals (CRC-19-12)                                                                 Courtney Spears
  • Amendments to 15A NCAC 7H .1900 Temporary Structures                                  Kevin Hart

General Permit (CRC-19-09)

4:45     Old/New Business                                                                                                                        Renee Cahoon, Chair

5:00     Adjourn