Coastal Policy Reform Act of 2013 http://whqr.org en Terminal Groin Opponents Say Figure Eight Process Should be Re-Started, Re-Opened to Public Input http://whqr.org/post/terminal-groin-opponents-say-figure-eight-process-should-be-re-started-re-opened-public-input <p></p><p>The decision to issue a permit for a terminal groin at the northern end of Figure Eight Island will be closely watched by environmentalists and three other nearby island communities – who are each hoping for their own erosion-control device. Tue, 13 Aug 2013 20:05:39 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 41409 at http://whqr.org Terminal Groin Opponents Say Figure Eight Process Should be Re-Started, Re-Opened to Public Input State Senate passes terminal groin bill 28 to 5 http://whqr.org/post/state-senate-passes-terminal-groin-bill-28-5 <p></p><p>The Coastal Policy Reform Act of 2013 has now passed both Chambers of the General Assembly and is headed to the Governor’s desk.&nbsp; Fri, 19 Jul 2013 18:45:05 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 40076 at http://whqr.org State Senate passes terminal groin bill 28 to 5 Coastal Policy Reform Act of 2013 passes 2nd House vote http://whqr.org/post/coastal-policy-reform-act-2013-passes-2nd-house-vote <p><strong><em>This article was modified to correct the terminal groins cap retained in the most recent version of the bill.</em></strong></p><p>The Coastal Policy Reform Act of 2013 has passed its second reading in the North Carolina House.</p><p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 21:56:18 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 39961 at http://whqr.org Coastal Policy Reform Act of 2013 passes 2nd House vote Coastal Reform Act lifts cap on terminal groins in NC http://whqr.org/post/coastal-reform-act-lifts-cap-terminal-groins-nc <p></p><p>A new bill that would lift the cap on the number of terminal groins allowed in the state passed the Senate Wednesday.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 16 May 2013 21:30:23 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 36556 at http://whqr.org Coastal Reform Act lifts cap on terminal groins in NC