Beach nourishment update

Equipment has been staged at Davis Road for beach nourishment and the hopper dredge is expected to be on site the first of next week.The beach area from Davis Road to building 1800 of Ocean Dunes will receive sand. This section will be completed by the end of March. After surveying the profile of the beach, the Corps of Engineers made adjustments to the amount of sand we will receive increasing it from 430,000 cubic yards to 550,000.

In April there will be additional nourishment from North Carolina Avenue in Carolina Beachto Myrtle Avenue in Kure Beach.