15A NCAC 10F .0311       GRANVILLE, VANCE AND WARREN COUNTIES

(a)  Regulated Areas.  This Rule applies to the following waters of John H. Kerr Reservoir in Granville, Vance and Warren Counties:

(1)           Kimball Point, Warren County -Within 50 yards of the shoreline in the northernmost cove of the Kimball Point Recreation Area located at the western end of SR 1204.

(2)           Camp Kerr Lake, Vance County - Within the waters of the cove where the Camp Kerr Lake boat ramp is located.

(3)           Lower Mill Creek, Vance County -Beginning at a point on the eastern side of Lower Mill Creek where it intersects the North Carolina - Virginia state line, running across the creek with said state line and then running in a southerly direction on both the east and west sides of the creek to the head waters and including all waters of the creek south of the state line.

(4)           Flat Creek at NC Highway 39 Bridge, Vance County - Within 50 yards on either side of the NC Highway 39 Bridge.

(5)           Satterwhite Point State Recreation Area, Vance County.

(b)  Speed Limit Near Ramps.  No person shall operate a vessel at greater than no-wake speed within 50 yards of any concrete boat launching ramp located on the reservoir.

(c)  Speed Limit in Mooring Areas.  No person shall operate a vessel at greater than no-wake speed while within a designated mooring area established by or with the approval of the US Army Corps of Engineers on the waters of the reservoir.

(d)  Speed Limit.  No person shall operate a vessel at greater than no-wake speed within any regulated area of the reservoir described in Paragraph (a) of this Rule.

(e)  Restricted Swimming Areas.  No person operating or responsible for the operation of a vessel shall permit it to enter a designated swimming area established by or with the approval of the US Army Corps of Engineers on the waters of the reservoir.

(f)  Placement and Maintenance of Markers.  Each of the Boards of Commissioners of the above-named counties is designated a suitable agency for placement and maintenance of markers implementing this Rule for regulated areas within their territorial jurisdiction in accordance with the Uniform System, subject to the approval of the US Army Corps of Engineers.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 75A-3; 75A-15;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. December 1, 1994; March 25, 1978;

Temporary Amendment Eff. June 1, 1998; January 1, 1998;

Amended Eff. May 1, 2013; May 1, 2005; April 1, 1999; July 1, 1998;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. December 6, 2016.