North Carolina Newspapers

Issue #15
July 197^
EDITORSI M, Doll -Phone 726-7521
B* Hammon " 726-6358
Ko.yor Redfleld nnnounced "the nomlna’fcion of* Mr# T» D» Bure as the Town*s nominee
to the Coastal Resourrss Goriialss,lon,
Mr, Jack Savage spoke? on the need for a Civil Defense Director for the Town, He
suggested all towns on Bogue Banks work together in tho future on handling dis
aster procedures effectively. He emphasized that Civil Defense costs nothing but
is of value to a.ny community in emergencieG, and that once a Civil
Defense program is sot up in a toT^n, other help is available to it through the
Coast Guard, Gcunty, State.and Ft;fi.oral Agencies, and others.
Commissioner R&msey reported on his findings in connection with the Water and
Sewer Program, Several muricipallties in Cairteret Ciouiity are considering a
Federal approved grant of $200,200.j00 for a study of the sewer system needs. The
total cost for P7CS in such a study would be no more than $400,00, The Commission
ers decided to bo a part of the study,
Mr, Ted Hearth, representing the Roosevelts, and Don Ha.ssebroek, representing
Ocean Oaks, both spoke at the meeting, explaining that the Roosevelts and Ocean
0£-,ks are in th9 procen^ of getting a sewer system into the ai’ea within the next
year or so which can eventually be incorporated into the regional program. Both
commended the Board for entering into the cooperative study of sewer needs.
Commissioner Bray announced that Venture Management, developers of Morehead Shores,
is now in conformance with all zoning ordinances and plans to resume sales offers
The Board passed a resolution to continue to utilize the services of A, C, Davis
in the mo-oquito control spraying that he had been doing experimentally,
Commj.ssioner Hicks said several people had volunteered to do follow up pick up
of trash along the PIC^ streets. Other volunteers are asked to call him if they
feel like helping in this kind of on-going problem,
Lt, Colo Robert 0®Neal of Pine Knoll Shores has been appointed by the Mayor to
serve as our Civil Defense Director, He will be responsible for setting up
f;oe:?genciy measu::es to be followed in case of hurricanes or other disasters. The
Board met specially to pass a reso3.ution which would allow the Mayor to appoint
Col, O'Neal,
The big house moving project is complete - rolling along recently between its
originc.1 opot on Yaupon to its new official place on Bridge Road was the little
house that served for so long as the PKS center, then as Don Brock's office,
and now will be promoted to TOWN HALL,
The Town Budget was approved at the public hearing held June 17#
June saw the annual meetings of both PIKSGO and the PINE KNOLL ASSOCIATION, Pine
Knoll Association met June 9 at the John Yancey Motor Hotel with Association Presi
dent Carl Hammon presiding, Don Brock reporting for the nominating comiajttee
placed the following names in nomination: Si Bezuyen, Gert Warner, Bill Ford, and
Milton Yaeck, They were elected unanimously. Board members whose terms have not
yet expired are Carl Hammon, president} Bill Doll, vice-president; Don Brock,
jjouise Jolitz and George McNeill, Richard Kerr and Charles Ring, retiring
members of the board, were thanked for their long and valua.ble service. The
nominating committee for 1973M will be Bill Doll, Elizabeth Ames and Dean, Carl Hammon reported on activities of the past year, A new park
area has been developed at Davis Landing with a ramp for la\niching small boats and
a ^rking area for boat trailers. The board also supplied funds to purchase
materials with which volunteers built the bicycle raci: at the Mimosa Beach Park,
Questions about mosquito control were referred to Comr*iissioner Jim Ramsey who
explained what the town proposes to do by way of mosguito control. One jjiteresting
sidelight was Ray Scoggins* statement that there are now in the town of PKS 235
houses, 122 condominium units, and ^2 apartments. After the business meeting, the
pcoup^adjourned to the Atlantis Lodge where the ladies of the community served
hor d ouvres and everyone had a gay social hoirr,
PIKSGO met one week later for the first annual meeting of this newly organized
group, ’’The annual business meeting of the members of PIKSGO Corporation with
their Board of Directors vas held Saturday, June 15, at 7*30 P.M. in the Ball

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