Onslow County Archive

SIGNIFICANT CHANGES IN NEW ONSLOW FLOOD MAPS

Onslow County’s new preliminary flood maps are available for public review by visiting THIS LINK In the upper right corner of the screen, use the drop down menu to flip between the Effective (current) and Preliminary (new) maps. It is advisable to go to a specific property and see the impacts of the new maps.  Above

Swansboro Considering 6 Month Commercial Moratorium

At their meeting on February 23, the Swansboro Board of Commissioners will be considering a 6 month development moratorium on buildings greater than 12,000 square feet. On February 2, 2016, the Swansboro Planning Board unanimously recommended a moratorium be considered by the Board of Commissioners on developments over 25 residential units and buildings proposed at

2016 General Election Filing Underway

Candidate filing started December 1 in preparation for the statewide primary on March 15. In addition to the race for President, other contested seats will be for US Congress, NC General Assembly, New Hanover Commissioners (3), Brunswick Commissioners (3), Pender Commissioners (2), Onslow Commissioners (5) and the Connect NC Bond. Brunswick County voters may also

Onslow Housing Summit

In August, the Onslow County Board of Commissioners scheduled a housing summit to address concerns of many homeowners questioning whether the area’s saturated housing market can recover previous years’ values. The forum consisted of speakers from Jacksonville, Richlands, Holly Ridge, North Topsail Beach, Swansboro, Camp Lejeune, Onslow County Planning and Development and Onslow County Attorney’s