TOWN OF HOLDEN BEACH, NC 

  Town of Holden Beach

 North Carolina

The Family Beach

 

 

Town News


Free Dump Week Extended: To help residents clear their storm debris, the County is extending its free dump week to two weeks starting this Saturday, September 7th through Saturday, September 21st.

Brunswick County property owners and residents can dispose of all materials except for hazardous waste at the Brunswick County Landfill for free during these two weeks. Metal, tires, electronics, latex paint and yard debris must be placed in their designated areas.

Residents should bring proof of Brunswick County property ownership or residency. Waived tip fees do not apply to businesses and commercial vehicles.

Brunswick County Landfill
172 Landfill Rd NE, Bolivia, NC 28422

Hours of operation:
Monday through Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Draft Land Use Plan: Click here to view a draft of the plan. A public engagement session is scheduled for September 17, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. in the Town Hall Public Assembly.

Bridge Work: Per the Department of Transportation's latest guidance, the contractor performing work on the HB Bridge will NOT close or narrow a lane of traffic during the following times:

Week before Memorial Day to the Week after Labor Day (Summer)

Monday - Thursday, 5:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Friday at 5:00 a.m. - Sunday at 9:00 p.m.

Week after Labor Day to Week before Memorial Day (Offseason)

Monday - Thursday, 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. & 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

From Friday at 6:00 a.m. to Sunday at 7:00 p.m.

The contractor will also not narrow or close lanes of traffic, detain, and/ or alter the traffic flow during holiday weekends, special events or other times when traffic is unusually heavy. Click here to visit the DOT's website for the most current information.

Dog Park Closed: The Dog Park will remain closed until further notice.

Sea Turtles Dig in the Dark: Nesting turtles are very frightened by lights and will not lay their eggs on a lighted beach. Please help the Turtle Patrol protect and preserve our turtles by turning off beachfront lighting and using red covers on flashlights used on the beach from May 1st until October 30th. If you see a turtle on the beach, please call the HB Turtle Patrol at (910) 754-0766. After you call, please stay at least 50 feet away and keep all lights off the turtle. Before they begin to lay sea turtles are very sensitive to lights and noise and will abort the nesting if frightened.

Visitor Map: Click here to view a printable version of the Town's new Visitor Map.  Click here to check out the Google Map version of the map.  The map features public accessways, parking, handicap parking, restrooms/port-a-johns, showers, handicap accesses and parks.

Mobile App: Don't miss out on our Town mobile app. This social media tool is a mobile friendly version of our website. Push notifications can be sent to assist in communications during an emergency situation. Check out the new "Around Me" feature on our app that includes information on accesses, parking and other amenities.  This is a FREE app. Visit the Apple Store or Google Play and search "Holden Beach" to download the app.

Brunswick Transit System: In need of a ride? Call Brunswick Transit System at (910) 253-7800. Reservations must be made in advance. Click here for more information.

Curbside Trash Collection: All carts must be placed at the curb by 6:00 a.m. on collection days. Make sure to have your carts by the curb by 6:00 a.m. on collection day to avoid your trash not being collected.

Kayak Launch: The Town has two kayak launches for the public's enjoyment at Bridgeview Park.  The launches are part of our Parks and Recreation Trust Fund grant project.

Transient Dock: Our transient dock at Bridgeview Park is open. Click here to view the registration form.

Artificial Reef Guide: Sunken vessels, aircraft, train boxcars and old bridges are all underwater treasures located along North Carolina’s coast, strategically situated to promote fishing opportunities. Now, the North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries Artificial Reef Guide will show you where to find them. Click here to view the online version of the guide.

EV Station: Check out the EV Station on Jordan Boulevard.

Volunteers: The Town is always looking for people to volunteer on our various boards and committees. If you are interested, submit a resume form to heather@hbtownhall.com.

Recreational Activities: Make sure to check out our Parks & Recreation page for information on activities.

Mobile App: Don't miss out on our Town mobile app. This social media tool is a mobile friendly version of our website. Push notifications can be sent to assist in communications during an emergency situation. This is a FREE app. Visit the Apple Store or Google Play and search "Holden Beach" to download the app.

Town Flags: The Town has Town Flags in stock. You can purchase one for $40.

Vegetation and Sand Fence: The Town encourages owners to vegetate their properties and install sand fencing. This is a great way to protect your property and accumulate sand on your dune. Please contact the CAMA Officer at (910) 842-6080 if you would like further information.