News & Announcements

Auction Notice

Posted on August 12, 2019
Auction Notice: The Town of Oak Island proposes to take bids at public auction beginning August 22, 2019, at 10 a.m. at for the following personal property: 2014 Polaris RGR-14 Red - 773.2 Hours: Starts, runs and drive. Gas powered. NOT street legal. Frame is rusted. Needs a new battery and possibly new seat belts. Decals will remain. No holes or rips in the vinyl seats. Minor spider crack at a bolt on windshield. Has regular wear, tear and miscellaneous dings and scratches from use. Inspections are strongly recommended prior to placing a bid. 2005 Cherrington Beach Groomer 5000 - ... Continue Reading

Agenda for Aug 13 Council meeting

Posted on August 8, 2019
The agenda for the Aug 13 Council meeting is posted online here. Council meets the second Tuesday of the month, in Council Chambers at Town Hall. Continue Reading

Advisory Board meeting date changes for August

Posted on August 5, 2019
We have two changes for advisory board meeting dates this month: Planning Board will meet August 22 at 10:30 a.m. in Council Chambers/Town Hall (normally meets the third Thursday) Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will meet August 26 at 4 p.m. at the Rec Center, 3003 E. Oak Island Dr. (normally meets the second Monday) The meetings calendar (for all meetings of Town Council and our advisory boards and committees), is on the Home page, or you can click here for a direct link. Continue Reading

Paving near the G.V. Barbee Bridge overnight Aug. 1

Posted on July 31, 2019
From NCDOT: The Contractor is scheduled to complete the paving on Oak Island this Thursday night, August 1st. They will be completing the asphalt work on the north side of the Barbee Bridge.   The work will begin at 9 pm and will be completed by 5 am Friday morning, weather permitting. There will be a flagging operation for this work. Only one lane of the bridge at a time will open to traffic during this time.   This will complete all the paving on NC 133 and East Oak Island Drive. There is paint striping work remaining to do. It will be ... Continue Reading

Right-of-way rules and code enforcement

Posted on July 31, 2019
Our code enforcement officers will be stepping up enforcement of the right-of-way ordinances, and we want to make sure everyone knows the rules. Click here to see a brochure that explains how Town staff will evaluating potential code violations. If you have any questions, please call, email or stop by Town Hall for more information: (910) 278-5011 or email our Town Planner, Jake Vares, at What is the right-of-way, anyway? A lot of people think that their property extends all the way to the road pavement, but that’s actually not the case. The size of the right-of-way varies, but typically, ... Continue Reading

Advisory board positions open

Posted on July 22, 2019
We have the following advisory board positions open: Planning Board (two terms ending August 2022) Board of Adjustment (two alternate Board member terms ending March 2022) Environmental Advisory Committee (one term ending June 2021) Appointments will be made at the August 13, 2019 Town Council Meeting. Please submit applications by noon on Monday, August 5, 2019 to the Town Clerk, 4601 E. Oak Island Drive, Oak Island, NC 28465 or via email to Applications are available at Town Hall or on our website here. Continue Reading

Looking for Council Minutes?

Posted on July 11, 2019
We post all of our Council Minutes online, once the Minutes are approved. Council Minutes are typically approved at the next month's regular Council meeting (depending on the number of meetings in a given month!). You can find this year's Minutes, and the Minutes back to 2015, by starting with the "Agendas & Minutes" link on the Home page (right below the pretty pictures). Or just click here to go to that page. We generally post a Council Actions Report after all of the regular meetings too, and that is done within a day or two following the meeting. Those ... Continue Reading

Agenda available for July 9 Council meeting

Posted on July 3, 2019
Council meets the second Tuesday of the month, at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers (second floor) of Town Hall (4601 E. oak Island Drive). The July meeting includes three public hearings, and is otherwise considered a Town Hall meeting, which means more time for comments and questions for citizens. You can see the agenda by clicking here. Continue Reading