North Topsail Beach mayor testifies before a House natural resources subcommittee

Published: Friday, April 18, 2014 at 12:43 PM.

estimated that our premiums would be less than $10,000 under NFIP.

“In addition, there is a stigma related to CBRS. On the part of some people and groups there is the belief

that residing within a CBRS designated area is a hazard to both property and human life. Although there

is nothing in our local history that can offered as evidence that would support this notion, or anything in

the information that is compiled by the North Carolina Division of Coastal Management that could

differentiate one part of the town from the other, the thought still exists among some. Consequently,

this attitude has caused division within the town on future plans and expenditures. Outside our town,

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