News & Announcements

Town offices closed for Memorial Day

Posted on May 26, 2017
Town offices will be closed on Monday in observance of Memorial Day. We'll be open regular business hours on Tuesday. We hope everyone has a safe holiday weekend, and we honor all those who died serving our country. Continue Reading

Sea Oats for Sale

Posted on May 23, 2017
May 23rd, 2017 -Attention Beachside Residents – Sea Oats on Sale!! It’s time to take advantage of the Town of Oak Island’s Sea Oats Sale. Effective immediately, it’s just $25 for a tray of 72 plants. Sea oats are native to North Carolina’s coastal communities. They stabilize sand, slow erosion and build the dunes which are such an important feature of our coastal ecosystem. To purchase Sea Oats and for more information, please call: The Public Works Department at 910-201-8003 or email:  sratliffe@ci.oak-island.nc.us     Continue Reading

Advisory Board positions open

Posted on May 22, 2017
Have you considered volunteering for one of our advisory boards or committees? We have the following positions available: Emergency Services Advisory Board (two terms ending June 2020) Parks and Recreation Advisory Board (one term ending March 2020) Environmental Advisory Board (two terms ending June 2020) Par 3 at South Harbour Committee (two terms for a resident of Oak Island but not South Harbour, ending January 2020) Appointments will be made at the June 13th, 2017 Town Council meeting. Please submit applications (available here) by noon on Friday, June 2nd, 2017 to the Town Clerk, 4601 E. Oak Island Drive, Oak Island, NC ... Continue Reading

Town Council Special Meeting Tuesday May 23rd

Posted on May 18, 2017
The Oak Island Town Council will have a Special Meeting on Tuesday, May 23rd in Council Chambers (2nd floor of Town Hall - 4602 E. Oak Island Drive). Click here to see the agenda. Continue Reading

Used Oil and Filter Recycle Site closed

Posted on May 18, 2017
The Town's used oil and filter recycle site on SE 47th has been temporarily closed.  It will remain closed until which time we can either repair or replace the tank. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Continue Reading

Garbage & Recycling Schedule Change for the Beach Area is this week

Posted on May 15, 2017
The Town will shift to the SUMMER garbage and recycling collection schedule on Wednesday (May 17).  This change affects the BEACH AREA ONLY:  OCEAN DR., BEACH DR., DOLPHIN, PELICAN & KINGS LYNN. All other areas will remain on the same YEAR-ROUND schedule of pickup. The summer collection schedule for the Beach Area runs May 17th through September 30th, 2017. GARBAGE PICKUP:  Twice weekly on Wednesday and Saturday (all areas except Ocean Drive, which is Tuesday & Saturday). RECYCLING PICKUP:  Every Saturday. And as a reminder of the Polycart ordinance regulations for Beach Drive, Ocean Drive, Dolphin Drive and Kings Lynn: PLACEMENT OF CARTS: Place carts at ... Continue Reading

Draft budget available online

Posted on May 10, 2017
The proposed FY 2017-18 budget is available online. Just look under Resident Info, Financial Info for a link, or click here. We'll have a public hearing on the proposed budget at the June 13th Council meeting. We'll also have one more budget workshop, tentatively on May 23rd (we'll announce a time and confirm that date as soon as possible). Continue Reading

Oak Island highlighted in state magazine

Posted on May 5, 2017
Check out the latest article about Oak Island in the state press: http://businessnc.com/town-square-shore-thing/ Continue Reading

Agenda for May 9 Council meeting

Posted on May 4, 2017
The agenda for Tuesday's meeting is now posted. You can find the agenda on the Minutes, Agendas, etc. page, or also by clicking on the meeting date on the meetings calendar. Or, you can just click here to go right to it. Continue Reading

Next budget wokshop is Wednesday, 2 p.m.

Posted on April 24, 2017
Town Council's next budget workshop is scheduled for Wednesday (April 26) at 2 p.m. in Council Chambers (2nd floor of Town Hall). Click here to see the agenda. Continue Reading