Dare County is named in honor of Virginia Dare, the first English child born in America. Dare County is also where the Wright Brothers first experienced powered flight and much more.

Monday,
June  27, 2016
Public Meetings:
Board Of Elections
6/28/2016  4:00:00 PM
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Airport Authority
6/29/2016  6:00:00 PM
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Dare County Soil and Water Conservation District Board
7/5/2016  3:00:00 PM
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Planning Board
7/11/2016  6:00:00 PM
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Oregon Inlet and Waterways Commission
7/11/2016  7:00:00 PM
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Oregon Inlet Task Force Advisory Committee
7/12/2016  9:30:00 AM
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Board of
Commissioners:
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Video Summary of Latest Meeting
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Archive of Meeting Videos & Minutes
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Next Meeting: Monday, 7/18/2016 at 5 PM
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Dare County, NC
Events & Activities:

4th of July Celebrations in Dare County
The Towns of Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills and Duck have free family friendly celebrations planned for the 4th of July.
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Dare County Library Summer Reading Program Kick Off
Come kick off the Summer Reading Program with the Balloon Lady on Wednesday, July 6! A free event at all three Dare County Library locations.
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Pickleball Tournament at the Lions Club in Wescott Park in Manteo
Friday, August 19 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
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Do-It-Yourself Legal Clinics by Legal Aid of North Carolina
Do-It-Yourself clinics hosted by Legal Aid of North Carolina are being held at the Dare County Center.
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News:

Wally Overman Recognized as a Champion for Substance Abuse Prevention
Wally Overman, Vice Chairman of the Dare County Board of Commissioners, received the 2016 County Commissioner Leadership Award from the NC Council of Community Programs at the Council's Policy Forum on Monday, June 20 in Raleigh.  more info

Highlights from the Dare County Board of Commissioners June 20, 2016 Meeting
Beginning June 30, area residents and business owners can see how their property is classified by FEMA when the N.C. Flood Risk Information System releases the first version of new coastal floodplain maps for Dare County.  more info

Topping Off Ceremony Marks Milestone in Construction Project for Regional Emergency Communications Center and Dare County Emergency Operations Center
The new facility is expected to open and begin operations in April of 2017.  more info

Special Medical Needs Registry
In times of emergency, Dare County is able to provide assistance to residents with special medical needs.  more info

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Featured Articles:

Zika Virus
In addition to providing education to the members of our community, Dare County Department of Health & Human Services works to send updated diagnosis, treatment and reporting information to our local healthcare providers.
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Prescription Drug Disposal
Returning your unwanted medicines to a take-back program is the safest and most environmentally protective way to dispose of unused medication.
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Dare County Library's Summer Reading Program is Free, Fun and Educational
The Dare County Library's Summer Reading Program is planned to promote participation in weekly programs scheduled at every library location, or for individual participation on their own time.
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