Dare commissioners meet July 6 in special meeting

Published 4:35 pm Sunday, July 5, 2020

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Dare County Board of Commissioners will conduct a special meeting at 8:30 a.m., Monday, July 6.

The board will meet in the commissioners meeting room at 954 Marshall C. Collins Drive, Manteo. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic distancing guidelines, the meeting will be streamed live on the Dare County YouTube channel

The board will conduct closed and open sessions.

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During the closed session, the board will “consult with an attorney hired or retained by the County to preserve the attorney client privilege in the matters of Bailey v. Dare County and Dare County v. Purdue Pharma, et al (opioid lawsuit), and to take any actions as may be appropriate.”

During the open session, the commissioners will discuss and take appropriate action on the following:

– a request for placing of Bonner Bridge demolition material on an artificial reef near Carteret County

– a request from the Dare County Tourism Board to approve the use of up to $25,000 from the Tourism Board’s Short-Term Restricted Fund for traffic control (off-duty or overtime officers) at the US158/Ocean Boulevard intersection during the 2020 peak season summer months.

The links for streaming the meeting are https://youtu.be/ mbdjgXXBWq0 or via the Dare County YouTube channel page at www.YouTube.com/darecounty.