January 26, 2013
By Ben Brown
An effort to keep federal support on the shore of Carolina Beach entered Congress this month.
The “Bringing Economic Advancement and Coastal Health Act”–or BEACH Act–filed by U.S. Rep. Mike McIntyre, is meant to establish a process to keep soon-to-expire federally sponsored beach nourishment programs alive.
It’s timely for Carolina Beach, whose federal beach support, activated 50 years ago, is scheduled to expire in 2014.
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