Getting ready for Independence Day
July Fourth decorations are installed in Rodanthe, Waves and Salvo by the villages’ civic association. Gene Stoel, left, association treasurer, and Wayne Codding, association president, install patriotic bunting along one of the villages’ pathway bridges in Rodanthe.
Another crew with John Havel and Tom Amatucci started installing bunting in Salvo.
On Hatteras Island, fireworks are not permitted. In Dare County, all public fireworks displays have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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