NPS Hosts Public Meetings on Proposal for Additional Beach Access Areas
Contact: Outer Banks Group, 252-475-9034
Superintendent Barclay Trimble announced plans today to conduct two public meetings to provide the basic information and to hear questions and comments regarding the National Park Service proposal to provide new access points to facilitate public access in Cape Hatteras National Seashore.
Public meetings are scheduled as follows:
This open house format meeting will provide an opportunity to view maps and information and interact with park staff who will answer questions.The general public is invited to attend.
For further information, please contact the Public Affairs Office in Manteo, NC at 252-475-9034 or 252-473-2111.
Did You Know?
When the Home sank on Diamond Shoals off of Cape Hatteras in 1837, there were only two life jackets for all 130 people on board. Ninety people died. Congress passed the Steamboat Act the next year, requiring all vessels to carry one life jacket per passenger.