News & Announcements

Parking decal info (March 11, 2020)

Posted on March 11, 2020
We’ve had a lot of questions about parking decals and we have the following info as of March 11, 2020: New decals will be ordered immediately. Printing will take at least 2-3 weeks. We will make an announcement when the new decals are available. The new decals will be purple, and will be valid through December 31, 2021. The new decals will be $10 for residents and property owners, and will be used for parking in the restricted parking spaces. The decals may also be used for re-entry following a storm evacuation. Buying a decal is NOT More than 800 ... Continue Reading

March 10 Town Council meeting agenda available

Posted on March 5, 2020
The agenda for the March 10, 2020 Town Council meeting is available online here. The meeting starts at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers, second floor of Town Hall, 4601 E. Oak Island Drive. Continue Reading

Brunswick County taking proactive steps to prepare for novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

Posted on March 4, 2020
FROM BRUNSWICK COUNTY: The Brunswick County Health and Human Services team is working on proactive measures to prepare our communities from potential impacts from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). “Brunswick County recently met with several of our local government, public safety, and health care professionals to discuss the current state of the novel coronavirus in our nation and what steps we are taking in the event of a confirmed case in our area,” Health and Human Services Director David Stanley said. “While there has not been a confirmed case in Brunswick County at this time, we have been proactively monitoring and preparing ... Continue Reading

Offices opening on a 2-hour delay Feb 21

Posted on February 20, 2020
In light of the incoming inclement weather, Town offices will be on a 2-hour delay Friday morning (Feb 21). Continue Reading

Water Quality info from Brunswick County

Posted on February 17, 2020
The Town of Oak Island is a wholesale customer of Brunswick County for water - please click here to see an update from Brunswick County regarding water quality. Continue Reading

Damage Assessment Team applications available

Posted on February 11, 2020
June 1st marks the beginning of hurricane season. We are currently gathering applications for membership of the Hurricane Response Team (HRT) and Damage Assessment Team (DAT). Oak Island citizens that have an interest in being a part of this vital team will be asked to attend the organizational meeting which is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb 26 at 2 p.m. in the Council Chambers room upstairs at Town Hall. Click here for an application. The meeting is necessary so staff can collect the applications (the Town requires that a new application be filled out each year), distribute of important information, and take ... Continue Reading

Council agenda available — Feb 11, 2020 meeting

Posted on February 6, 2020
The agenda is available for the Feb 11, 2020 Council meeting here. Council meets the second Tuesday of the month in Council Chambers (second floor of Town Hall), 4601 E. Oak Island Drive. The public is encouraged to attend. Continue Reading

Council retreat meeting Thursday (Feb 6, 2020)

Posted on February 4, 2020
This year's Council retreat is at 801 Ocean Drive, the Town's Event Center. Click here to see the agenda. Continue Reading

Tree Planting in Middleton Park

Posted on January 31, 2020
The first of five live oak trees was planted in Middleton Park fields today - there will be 15 additional live oaks planted in other locations throughout the town, all thanks to a grant from the NC Forest Service. Mayor Ken Thomas, Mayor Pro Tempore Jeff Winecoff and Council member John Bach were on hand to help plant the first tree, along with members of the Oak Island Environmental Advisory Committee, who helped secure the grant. Aaron Reese, with the NC Forestry Council, and staff with the Town's Public Works Department assisted with planting the trees. [gallery size="medium" ids="18073,18074,18070,18072,18069,18080"] Continue Reading