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Vegetative debris collection update/Town Notices

Oak Island staff began Dorian debris pickup on 9/6/19 a contractor was brought in on 10/14 to assist. We will be back on our normal collection schedule by the beginning of November (weather permitting). Here’s a breakdown of our zones, and when we had crews working in them (information provided by our Public Works Department).

Yard Debris Zone 1(Middleton Street to the West End (including beachfront areas). Collection schedule is the FIRST & SECOND full weeks of the months of January, March, May, July, September & November.
Dorian debris pickup began on 9/6/19 by Town crew. Approximately 100 loads (22 yds. ea.) removed. Completed on 9/22/19. (7 day work week for crew).

Yard Debris Zone 2 from NE/SE 40th Street to NE/SE 1st Street (including beachfront areas) Collection schedule is THIRD & FOURTH full weeks of the months of January, March, May, July, September & November.
Dorian debris pickup began on 9/23/19 by Town crew. Completion by Town crew on 10/14/19.  (7 day week for crew)
Truck #SW-2 was out of order for one week while in this zone, leaving only one truck to service this zone.
Water crew(s) began assisting in pickup when available in Zone 2. (Weekends mainly)

Yard Debris Zone 3 from NE/SE 79th Street to NE/SE 41st Street (including beachfront areas)  Collection schedule is the FIRST & SECOND full weeks of the months of February, April, June, August, October & December.
Dorian debris pickup began 10/7/19
Rife Trucking (Contractor) utilized one truck and started working on 10/7/19 on the north side from NE 41 thru NE 51. From 10/7 to 10/11 there were 17 loads (72yds. ea.) removed by Rife Trucking.
Rife Trucking (Contractor) brought in a second truck which started on 10/14/19 on the north side from NE 79th to NE 76th including Yacht, Holly & Oak and should complete this by mid next week. Rife truck one is currently working from 76th to 65th which will complete zone 3.
Town crew began pick-up on the south east side of Zone 3on 10/14/19 and completed this on 10/17/19.
Completion of Zone 3 is scheduled no later than 10/25/19 (weather permitting).  

Yard Debris Zone 4 (from NE/SE Crowell Street to Yaupon Way and all mainland areas within Town limits (including beachfront areas). Collection schedule is the THIRD & FOURTH full weeks of the months of February, April, June, August, October & December).
Dorian debris pickup began today, 10/18/19 and estimated completion date is 11/1/19 (weather permitting), bringing us back on normal debris schedule.
Town crew(s) (with use of other department’s assistance) will service Zone 4 alone.  

YARDAGE TOTALS:

  • Rife Trucking total 56 loads @ 72 yds. ea. = 4032 yards
  • Town total 321 loads @ 22 yds. ea. = 7062 yards
  • Grand total of debris removed by both parties to date is 11,094 yards  

 HOUR TOTALS:   

  • Rife Trucking had worked 80 total hours as 10/17/19.  
  • Another 80 hours has been allotted for Rife Trucking for completion of Zone 3.          

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NOTICE: The Town Council of the Town of Oak Island proposes to take bids at public auction beginning October 17, 2019, at 10 a.m. at www.GovDeals.com for the following personal property:

  • 2008 Ford Crown Victoria – 146,135 Miles: Starts, runs and drive. Service records available. A new battery is needed. Fair tread on the tires. Decals will not remain. Lights and emergency equipment removed. Some holes and bracketry may remain. No cracked or broken glass. Front cloth and rear vinyl seats. Has misc. dings and scratches. Has air conditioning and blows cold. AM/FM radio. Has title. Inspections or questions are strongly recommended prior to placing bid.
  • 2001 Chevy Astro Van – 86,275 Miles: Starts, runs and drives. Service records available. A new battery is needed. Good tread on the tires. Decals will not remain. Faded and some peeling paint. Has misc. dings and scratches. Dent in rear driver side bumper. All doors open and close. Interior is well used with minor tears in the seats. Small hole in roof. All seats are leather. Has AM/FM radio. Air conditioning blows cold. Inspections or questions are strongly recommended prior to placing bid.
  • Toro Groundsmaster 7200 Mower – 2564 Hours: Commercial 1.1 liter. Kubota diesel engine with a blown rod. Comes with a blower that mounts to the rear of mower. 72” wide deck. Rusty areas due to sitting. Seat has tears. No ignition switch. Mower will need repair. Will need to wench mower onto trailer. Inspections or questions are strongly recommended prior to placing bid.
  • 2005 AR-5 Jacobson Mower – 3133 Hours: Mulch and turf mower. Mowing deck, arms and hydraulics will need repaired. Diesel engine is operable. Safety feature has engine locked due to bent arm. Left front tire flat, will need replaced. Seat is in fair condition. Front deck is 8.5’ wide. Will need to wench onto a trailer. Inspections or questions are strongly recommended prior to placing bid.

The terms of the sale shall be consistent with the terms listed on www.GovDeals.com. Please be advised that the Town will require 24 hours’ notice for pickup of vehicle after purchase. The highest bid, if it complies with the terms of the sale, will be accepted by the Town Manager or his designee at the Town of Oak Island, 4601 E. Oak Island Drive, Oak Island, NC 28465, and the sale will be consummated. Inquiries regarding the auction may be directed to Rose Braam at (910) 201-8015.

This notice is published in accordance with N.C.G.S. 160A-270(c).

Lisa P. Stites, Town Clerk