July 9 - The Board of Commissioner reminded everyone to send in their Land Use Plan surveys. They currently have a 20% return rate.
Bob Peele was appointed and sworn in to serve as Commissioner, filling the seat vacated by Ray Sturza. Sturza was appointed Mayor when Chuck Ball resigned. Bob Peele is currently employed as the Director of the Wanchese Seafood Industrial Park and serves as the Director of NC’s local Oregon Inlet Project Office. Bob Peele has already filed to run to keep the seat in the upcoming November General Election.
Municipal Election Information
Filing began on Friday, June 6th and the following candidates will be on the November ballot thus far:
Ø Duck – Incumbents Monica Thibodeau, Nancy Caviness, Neil Morrison
Ø Kill Devil Hills – Incumbents Bob Peele, Jeff Finch, Ray Sturza (Mayor); Sherry Rollason has filed to run for Mayor
Ø Kitty Hawk – Incumbents Ervin Bateman and Emilie Klutz; John Mignogna has also filed to run.
Ø Manteo – Incumbents Darrell Collins and H.A. Creef; Richie Burke has filed to run for the 2-yr. term; Jamie Daniels has filed to run for Mayor.
Ø Nags Head - Incumbents Bob Oakes and Wayne Gray
Ø Southern Shores – Incumbents Dan Shields and David Sanders; James Pfizenmayer and Kevin Stroud have also filed.