Dare County is named in honor of Virginia Dare, the first English child born in America. Dare County is also where the Wright Brothers first experienced powered flight and much more.

July  22, 2014
Public Meetings:
Oregon Inlet Task Force Advisory Committee
7/22/2014  9:30:00 AM
Game and Wildlife Commission
7/22/2014  7:00:00 PM
Veterans Advisory Council
7/24/2014  3:00:00 PM
Government Education Access Channels Committee
7/24/2014  3:30:00 PM
Board Of Elections
7/29/2014  4:00:00 PM
Airport Authority
7/30/2014  7:00:00 PM
Board of
Next Meeting: Monday, 8/4/2014 at 9 AM
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Dare County, NC
Events & Activities:

Miles of Smiles Mobile Dental Unit in Buxton
The Miles of Smiles mobile dental unit will be at the Fessenden Center in Buxton from July 22 through August 21.
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Common Thefts & Scams Presentation
On Tuesday, August 5th at 12:00 p.m., Barbara Bennett, Investor Education Program Specialist with the NC Department of Secretary of State's Office will be at the Dare County Center to talk about ways to avoid financial fraud.
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$5.00 Rabies Vaccinations
August 4th - 8th, 2014 at the Dare County Animal Shelter. Drivers license with Dare County address required.
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Albemarle Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan
As part of a regional effort to reduce vulnerability to natural disasters, Dare County is requesting public feedback on natural disaster risk and preparedness.  more info

Help with Clean-up and Repairs Available Through the Department of Health and Human Services
The Dare County Department of Health and Human Services is working with local volunteer groups to assist those recovering from the recent flooding and winds associated with Hurricane Arthur.  more info

Special Medical Needs - In Times of Emergency
In times of emergency, Dare County is able to provide assistance to residents with special medical needs.  more info

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Featured Articles:

Summer Wedding Season has arrived at the Dare County Register of Deeds Office
The Dare County Register of Deeds office processes 10-15 licenses per day in the summer wedding season.
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Library's Summer Reading Program is Free, Fun and Educational
Dare County Libraries are kicking off their 2014 Summer Reading Program in July with activities at all three Dare County Library locations.
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Mosquito Control
Public Works conducts a Mosquito Control Program throughout the summer and answers some frequently asked questions regarding the program.
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