(a)  Regulated Areas.  This Rule applies to the waters and portion of waters described as follows:

(1)           Bell's Island.  The waters contained in all the canals on Bell's Island.

(2)           Walnut Island Subdivision.  The waters in all the canals in the Walnut Island subdivision in the Village of Grandy.

(3)           Waterview Shores Subdivision.  The waters in all the canals in the Waterview Shores subdivision in the Village of Grandy. The regulated area begins at the entrances to the subdivision from Dowdy Bay (Poplar Branch Bay) at 36.25148N, 75.87061W; 36.24981N, 75.87042W; and 36.24872N, 75.87055W. 

(4)           Neal's Creek Landing.  Those waters of Currituck Sound within 50 yards of Neal's Creek Landing as delineated by appropriate markers.

(5)           Tull's Bay.

(A)          Those waters of Tull's Creek within 50 yards upstream and 50 yards downstream of and within the canal leading to Tull's Bay Marina as delineated by appropriate markers.

(B)          Those waters which constitute the canals of the Tull's Bay Colony subdivision and 50 yards north along the Mississippi Canal from its intersection with Elizabeth Canal.

(b)  Speed Limit.  No person shall operate any motorboat or vessel at greater than no‑wake speed within any of the regulated areas described in Paragraph (a) of this Rule.

(c)  Placement and Maintenance of Markers.  The Board of Commissioners of Currituck 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.


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

Eff. May 1, 1982;

Amended Eff. May 1, 2015; July 1, 1993; January 1, 1991; December 1, 1990; January 1, 1989;

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