February 2023 Meeting Agenda

February 22nd

1:00     Coastal Resources Advisory Committee Meeting

February 23rd

9:00     Commission Call to Order* **                                  Renee Cahoon, Chair

  • Roll Call
  • Chair’s Comments
  • CRC Executive Committee
  • Approval of November 17, 2022 Meeting Minutes
  • Executive Secretary’s Report                                       Braxton Davis
  • CRAC Report                                                            Bobby Outten, Chair

9:30      Variances

  • Town of Carolina Beach - (CRC-VR-22-06), oceanfront setback                                                                                                                                                                     Bryan HallChristine Goebel, Esq./Noel Fox, Esq.
  • Town of Ocean Isle Beach - (CRC-VR-23-01), straw bales as sand fencing                                                                                                                                              Brendan Brock, Christine Goebel, Esq./Brian Edes, Esq.

11:00    Public Input and Comment

11:15    Periodic Review of Existing Rules

  • Report on Rules Review Commission February Meeting     Mary Lucasse
  • Closed Session (if necessary)

12:15    Lunch           

1:30     Public Hearing                        Renee Cahoon

  • Amendments to 15A NCAC 7B State Guidelines for Land Use Planning - Enforceable Policies           Mike Christenbury
  • Amendments to 15A NCAC 7K .0207 & 7H .0308 Structural Accessway – Beach Mats                         Mike Lopazanski
  • Amendments to 15A NCAC 7M .0600 Floating Structure Policies & 7H .0208 Piers and Docking Facilities – Floating Upweller Systems    Daniel Govoni

2:00     Beach Management

  • Additional Amendments & Fiscal Analysis for 15A NCAC 07H .0309 and .0310 - Inlet Hazard Areas (CRC-23-01)                  Ken Richardson
  • Proposed Amendments to 15A NCAC 07H .0306; 7H .0309 & 7J .0210 – Septic Tanks Seaward of the Vegetation Line (CRC-23-02) Mike Lopazanski

3:00     Permitting

  • Electronic Permitting Update                                Gregg Bodnar

3:15     Action Items

  • Consideration of Approval of Fiscal Analysis – 15A 7H .0305(5) - Proposed Minimum Growing Season for Planted Vegetation and Oceanfront Setback Determinations (CRC-23-04)       Mike Lopazanski
  • Consideration of Approval of Fiscal Analysis – General Permits Time  Extension (CRC-23-05)  Cam Luck                                                                            

3:30     Legal Updates                         Mary Lucasse

  • Update on Litigation of Interest to the Commission (CRC-23-06)

3:45     Old/New Business                         Renee Cahoon, Chair

4:00     Adjourn

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