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Effective November 1, 2019

  • All new customers to the landfill that wish to establish a charge account with the Solid Waste Department must fill out an application for a charge account.  The customer will also need to put a deposit amount down that is equal to two (2) months normal or expected billings at the landfill.  Charge account applications can be found online on the County of Moore website under the Public Works Department, forms tab.
  • Any customer that is on the “Over 60 Day” list will need to pay their outstanding balance in full before accessing the landfill.  A partial payment will not allow the customer access to the landfill. 
  • If a customer is on the “Over 60 Day” list twice within a twelve (12) month period, the customer will no longer have a charge account with the Solid Waste Department.  Their outstanding balance will need to be paid in full before accessing the landfill.  All future charges will need to be paid at time of service.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency and North Carolina Emergency Management have received the following applications for Federal grant funding. Notice is hereby given of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s consideration to provide funding in the form of a Hazard Mitigation Grant.

Under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), federal actions must be reviewed and evaluated for feasible alternatives for social, economic, historic, environmental, legal, and safety considerations. Under Executive Order (EO) 11988 and EO 11990, FEMA is required to consider alternatives to and provide public notices of any proposed actions in or affecting floodplains or wetlands. EO 12892 also requires FEMA to provide an opportunity for public participation in the planning process and to consider potential impacts to minority or low-income populations.

Funding for the proposed project will be conditional upon compliance with all applicable federal, tribal, state and local laws, regulations, floodplain standards, permit requirements and conditions.

  1. Applicant: Moore County, North Carolina

Project Title: Moore County Acquisition Project

Location of Proposed Work: The area affected by this project consists of potentially 28 properties located on the following streets in Moore County: Creek Bend Drive, Riverview Drive, McGill Road, Cabins Creek Road, Circle Drive and Creekview Drive.

Maps of the project areas associated with the grant applications can be reviewed by contacting Mr. Scot Brooks at 910-947-6317.

Proposed Work and Purpose:

This will be a voluntary acquisition program. For all property owners who decide to participate in this voluntary program, the properties will be acquired using HMGP grant funds. The properties will be deeded as open space in perpetuity and will be allowed to revert to their natural state.

Project Alternatives:

Not taking a mitigation action is an option, but not an acceptable one. The reasoning for rejecting the No Action Alternative is that doing so will not mitigate any risks.  The entire project area would remain in danger from future flood events. Without acquiring these structures, damages and the risk of potential loss of life will continue to be a threat. 

The second alternative is to elevate the structures. However, the most effective mitigation action is to remove the structures completely from the high-risk area, thereby eliminating any future risk to the structure. These homeowners prefer acquisition and complete elimination of their risk, so elevation is considered a less preferable option.

Comment Period:

Comments are solicited from the public; local, state or federal agencies; and other interested parties in order to consider and evaluate the impacts of the proposed project. The comments should be made in writing and addressed to Moore County, Attn: Mr. Scot Brooks, PO Box 905, Carthage, NC 28327 or emailed to sbrooks@moorecountync.gov by October 29, 2019.

Featured speaker, presentation of the colors, patriotic music, invocation, remembrance and recognition, light luncheon refreshments camaraderie and more . . .

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The 11th Annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection and Paper Shredding event will be held on Saturday, November 16, 2019 from 10:00AM - 2:00PM at Pinecrest High School, in the parking lot off of Volt Gilmore Lane (click to view map).  The event is open to MOORE COUNTY RESIDENTS ONLY. Ccommercial and electronic waste WILL NOT be accepted. However, you may dispose of E-Waste at Moore County Collection Centers.       

EXAMPLES OF ITEMS TO BE COLLECTED ARE

Paint and paint thinners, furniture strippers & finishing products, solvents & degreasers, wood preservatives, polishes, aerosols, fluorescent light tubes, compact fluorescent bulbs, NiCad batteries, alkaline batteries, lithium batteries, propane cylinders, swimming pool chemicals, used motor oil, antifreeze, gasoline, hydraulic transmission & brake fluid.

***  Pesticides, herbicides, fungicides and insecticides WILL BE accepted but MUST be in its original containers for identification purposes. ***

This event is  sponsored  by: Moore  County  Cooperative  Extension  Service,  Keep Moore County  Beautiful,  County  of  Moore,  Village  of  Pinehurst,  Village  of Whispering  Pines,  N.C.  Dept. of  Agriculture,  the Town  of Aberdeen, the  Town  of  Southern  Pines and the NCDA & CS Pesticide Disposal Assistance Program. 

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