15A NCAC 10F .0318       WARREN COUNTY

(a)  Regulated Area.  This Rule applies only to that portion of Lake Gaston which lies within the boundaries of Warren County.

(b)  Speed Limit Near Ramps.  No person shall operate a vessel at greater than no-wake speed within 50 yards of any public boat launching ramp while on the waters of Gaston Lake in Warren County.

(c)  Speed Limit in Mooring Areas.  No person shall operate a vessel at greater than no-wake speed while within a lawfully marked mooring area on the waters of Gaston Lake in Warren County.

(d)  Restricted Swimming Areas.  No person operating or responsible for the operation of a vessel shall permit it to enter any lawfully marked public swimming area on the waters of Gaston Lake in Warren County.

(e)  No person shall operate a vessel at greater than no-wake speed:

(1)           within those waters of the Camp Willow Run Canoe/Sail Cove, beginning at a point shore to shore from 36.49355 N, 77.91795 W, to 36.49530 N, 77.91552 W.

(2)           within the waters of the cove on Hubquarter Creek, shore to shore beginning at a line from 36.50030 N, 78.004744 W to 36.49951 N, 78.00549 W.

(f)  Placement and Maintenance of Markers.  The Board of Commissioners of Warren 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.  With regard to marking Gaston Lake, all of the supplementary standards listed in Rule .0301(g) of this Section shall apply.

 

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

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. October 1, 1992; March 25, 1978;

Temporary Amendment Eff. June 17, 2002;

Amended Eff. May 1, 2004 (this amendment replaces the amendment approved by RRC on February 20, 2003;

Amended Eff. May 1, 2013;

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