15A NCAC 10F .0376       TOWN OF emerald isle

(a)  Regulated Area.  This Rule applies to waters within the territorial jurisdiction of the Town of Emerald Isle, as described in Paragraph (c) of this Rule.

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

(c)  Affected Areas are:

(1)           the entire length of the Bogue Sound Drive Channel, which is .6 miles in length, located adjacent and roughly parallel to the shoreline in the vicinity of Kelly Lane and Bogue Sound Drive;

(2)           the waters of the Coast Guard Channel at a point extending from the north entrance of the channel behind 419 Channel Drive to the west entrance of the channel near 116 Bogue Court; and

(3)           the waters of Bogue Sound adjacent to Archer Point south of and including that portion of the Emerald Isle channel, bounded on the west side by a line running north from 34.67569 N, 77.01537 W to the far side of the channel, and on the east side by a line running northeast from 34.67519 N, 77.01279 W to the far side of the channel.

(d)  Placement and Maintenance of Markers.  The Town of Emerald Isle is designated a suitable agency for placement and maintenance of the markers or signs implementing this Rule.


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

Eff. September 1, 2008;

Amended Eff. August 1, 2011; April 1, 2009;

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