15A NCAC 10F .0329       ROWAN COUNTY

(a)  Regulated Areas.  This Rule applies only to those portions of High Rock Lake and Tuckertown Lake which lie within the boundaries of Rowan 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 the regulated 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)  Speed Limit in Specific Zones.  No person shall operate a vessel at greater than no‑wake speed within 50 yards of the following locations on the regulated areas described in Paragraph (a) of this Rule:

(1)           Tamarac Marina on Dutch Second Creek;

(2)           The Cove on the west side of Dutch Second Creek south of Tamarac Marina off Poole Road;

(3)           I‑85 bridge at Yadkin River;

(4)           Goodman Lake Road Bridge at Crane Creek;

(5)           Bringle Ferry Road Bridge at Dutch Second Creek;

(6)           Stokes Ferry Road Bridge at Riles Creek;

(7)           Highway 49 bridge at Tuckertown Lake; and

(8)           The Rowan Shrine Club dock.

(e)  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 waters of the regulated areas described in Paragraph (a) of this Rule.

(f)  Placement and Maintenance of Markers.  The Board of Commissioners of Rowan 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;

Eff. June 18, 1978;

Amended Eff. December 1, 2010; December 1, 1985;

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