15A ncac 10f .0323 burke county
(a) Regulated Areas. This Rule applies only to the following waters or portions of waters in Burke County described as follows:
(1) Lake Hickory;
(2) Lake James, delineated by markers consistent with Paragraph (e) of this Rule, at the following locations:
(A) Holiday Shores Subdivision;
(B) Lake James Campground;
(C) Laurel Pointe Subdivision;
(D) Boyd Moore Cove;
(E) East Shores development;
(F) Eastern shore of Lake James at Mallard Cove;
(G) Highway 126 Bridge, area defined using the North American Datum of 1983 beginning 50 yards from the northeast side defined by a shore to shore line extending from state plane coordinates: Northing = 224985.481182, Easting = 348767.698377 to Northing = 224912.319514, Easting = 348805.193732, encompassing all waters to a line 200 yards south of the bridge defined by a line extending shore to shore from state plane coordinates: Northing = 224723.881492, Easting = 348679.284125 to Northing = 224835.222394, Easting = 348534.751513;
(H) Canal Bridge Boating Access Area: within 50 yards of the Canal Bridge Boating Access area dock;
(I) South Pointe/Dry Creek Community Piers in the vicinity of the point of land at Lot 86 at the South Pointe Subdivision. Area defined using the North American Datum of 1983 and encompassing waters off the point; from the shoreline, 50 yards out to a perimeter defined by the following State Plane Coordinates: Northing = 226977.08583, Easting = 353148.128305; Northing = 226950.431724, Easting = 353076.195527; Northing = 227004.286569, Easting = 353011.808157; and Northing = 227082.795442, Easting = 353042.59595.
(3) Lake Rhodhiss.
(b) Speed Limit. No person shall operate a vessel at greater than no-wake speed within 50 yards of any designated public boat launching ramp, bridge, marina, boat storage structure, boat service area, dock, or pier; or while on designated waters of the areas described in Paragraph (a) of this Rule.
(c) Speed Limit in Mooring Areas. No person shall operate a vessel at greater than no-wake speed while within a marked mooring area established with the approval of the Executive Director, or his representative, on the regulated areas described in Paragraph (a) of this Rule.
(d) Restricted Swimming Areas. No person operating or responsible for the operation of a vessel shall permit it to enter any marked public swimming area established with the approval of the Executive Director, or his representative, on the regulated areas described in Paragraph (a) of this Rule.
(e) Placement and Maintenance of Markers. The Board of Commissioners of Burke County is designated a suitable agency for placement and maintenance of the markers implementing this Rule, subject to the approval of the United States Coast Guard and the United States Army Corps of Engineers, if applicable. With regard to marking the regulated areas described in Paragraph (a) of this Rule, all of the supplementary standards listed in Rule .0301(g) of this Section shall apply.
History Note: Authority G.S. 75A‑3; 75A‑15; 102-1.1;
Eff. July 1, 1976;
Amended Eff. December 1, 1995; December 1, 1994; December 1, 1992; March 1, 1992;
Temporary Amendment Eff. April 1, 1999;
Amended Eff. July 1, 2000;
Temporary Amendment Eff. August 15, 2001;
Amended Eff. July 1, 2009; May 1, 2009; August 1, 2002.