News & Announcements

Part of Town Hall parking lot closing Friday

Posted on February 20, 2018
PUBLIC NOTICE Part of the parking lot behind Town Hall/Police Department and between the tennis courts is scheduled to be closed beginning Friday, Feb. 23rd, due to work on the stormwater system for the buildings. The handicapped parking spaces in front of the Police Station will remain open at this time. Town Hall and the Police Department should be accessed from SE 46th Street -- there is a gravel parking lot across from Town Hall on SE 46th that will allow for additional public parking. Please use SE 47th Street to access the Community Center, Public Services Bldg., US Postal Mail ... Continue Reading

Council meeting Feb. 13 – agenda is online

Posted on February 9, 2018
The Council agendas are posted in a couple places on our website. You can find it attached to the meeting listing on the meeting calendar, and on the pages for agendas and Minutes (click here).  The regular Council meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month, at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers (at Town Hall, 4601 E. oak Island Drive). The public is encouraged to attend. Continue Reading

Posted on January 30, 2018
From NCDOT: There will be work done on the Barbee Bridge starting Monday, Feb. 5 at 9 a.m. until Friday, Feb. 16 at 4 p.m. There will be intermittent lane closures. This work is to make repairs found necessary during routine bridge inspection. Continue Reading

Advisory Board positions available

Posted on January 22, 2018
The Oak Island Town Council is now accepting applications from interested persons for the following appointed boards: Emergency Services Advisory Board (one unexpired term ending June 2019) Environmental Advisory Committee (one term ending June 2018 and one ending June 2019) Par 3 Golf Course Committee (one term ending Jan. 2019 for a resident of South Harbour) Appointments will be made at the February 13th, 2018 Town Council meeting. Please submit applications by noon on February 2nd, 2018 to the Town Clerk, 4601 E. Oak Island Drive, Oak Island, NC 28465. Applications are available at Town Hall and on the Town’s website, ... Continue Reading

Council retreat set for Wednesday

Posted on January 12, 2018
The annual Council retreat meeting will be on Wednesday, Jan. 17 at 9 a.m. in the upstairs training room at the Police Department. Click here to see the agenda. Continue Reading

Sirens around Brunswick Nuclear Plant to be tested Jan. 10

Posted on January 8, 2018
Duke Energy and county officials to test sirens around Brunswick Nuclear Plant: Ten-second test scheduled for Wednesday, January 10, between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. No public action required SOUTHPORT, N.C. – The outdoor warning sirens around sirens around the Brunswick Nuclear Plant will be tested Wednesday, Jan. 10, between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. The 38 sirens within 10 miles of the Brunswick Nuclear Plant will be tested at low-volume for ten seconds. This test may be performed more than once to make sure each siren works properly. This test is performed quarterly, in coordination with emergency officials in Brunswick and ... Continue Reading

Duke Energy and County officials to test sirens around Brunswick Nuclear Plant

Posted on January 8, 2018
-- Ten-second test scheduled for Wednesday, January 10, between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. -- No public action required The outdoor warning sirens around sirens around the Brunswick Nuclear Plant will be tested Wednesday, Jan. 10, between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. The 38 sirens within 10 miles of the Brunswick Nuclear Plant will be tested at low-volume for ten seconds. This test may be performed more than once to make sure each siren works properly. This test is performed quarterly, in coordination with emergency officials in Brunswick and New Hanover counties, who are responsible for sounding the sirens. Hearing a siren does not ... Continue Reading

Update on schedule changes

Posted on January 4, 2018
Town facilities will be closed today. We will open at 10 a.m. on Friday. Please use extreme caution if you have to go out as the roads are icey. If you were planning to stop in and pay your property taxes, just a reminder that you can pay them online at www.official payments.com (the town jurisdiction code is 4386). The deadline to pay 2017 real and personal property taxes is Friday, Jan. 5. Payments postmarked on or before Jan. 5 will not be counted as late. There is also a Dropbox in the parking lot between the Police Department and ... Continue Reading

Delayed opening Thursday

Posted on January 3, 2018
Town facilities will open at 10 am tomorrow, unless conditions overnight are worse than predicted (if there is a change in that opening time, we'll post it here). And as a reminder, the Rec Center will close at 4:30 and tonight's classes and programs are cancelled. Continue Reading

Rec Center, golf course closing early

Posted on January 3, 2018
Due to predictions for inclement weather, the Rec Center is closing at 4:30 this afternoon. The Oak Island Par 3 Golf Course is closing at noon. We're keeping an eye on the weather before we make any decisions about closing other Town facilities. Continue Reading