Published by the Town of Pine Knoll Shores in the Interest of its Citizens Town Hall 247-4353 March, 1999 Fire and Rescue 911 The deadline for Shoreline articles has been moved up in order to make the newsletter more timely. We are shooting for delivery on the first day of each month. Your assistance and cooperation can make the difference. Deadline for Shoreline articles is the 2"^ Wednesday of each month. February Board of Commissioners Meeting Public Hearing There was a public hearing February 9 prior to the Pine Knoll Shores Board of Commissioners Meeting on two items: first, an amendment to Chapter XV, section 15-3, of the Municipal Code relating to the installation of sewage treatment plants within the Town; second, an extension of six- months to a moratorium on construction of Wireless Telecommunication Towers. The Board later voted in favor of amending chapter XV, section 15-3, of the Municipal Code and to extending the moratorium on construction of Wireless Telecommunication Towers. Resolution The Board of Commissioners voted to adopt a resolution opposing the Coastal Resources Commission's proposed estuarine shoreline regulation changes. The proposal includes implementation of a fifteen percent lot coverage maximum, requirement of a seventy-five foot buffer adjacent to all estuarine water bodies, and regulations that restrict the use of wooden bulkheads in the estuarine area of environmental concern.