The Town of Cape Carteret is comprised of both seasonal and permanent residents. Cape Carteret's prime location, mild climate, and friendly people make this town a wonderful place for families, retirees, and vacationers.
Cape Carteret is located along the Intracoastal Waterway, at the foot of the Emerald Isle Bridge. Our close proximity to the Crystal Coast beaches, excellent fishing, golf courses, and many local festivals ensure that there is always something fun to do for everyone.
Our regular office hours are Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Cape Carteret Police Department
North Carolina is planning to adopt new flood plain maps in 2018. There have been public hearings on the subject. If your home is in or adjacent to a flood plain there is a possibility that the change in flood maps could affect flood insurance premiums. If you are concerned that your property may be affected by this change, give me a call at the Town Hall (252 393-7901) and I will check the new maps for your property to see if there is any change in the flood zone where your property is located.
Code Enforcement Officer
Town of Cape Carteret
RALEIGH – Governor Roy Cooper today announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved the state of North Carolina’s request for a 14-day extension for Hurricane Matthew survivors to apply for federal disaster assistance. The new deadline is Monday, Jan. 23.
Carteret County is now included in the federal government’s designation for individual assistance. Homeowners, renters and business owners in Carteret County who suffered damage during Hurricane Matthew are urged to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), as they may be eligible for disaster assistance.
Assistance may include grants for temporary housing, rental assistance and home repairs, and for other serious disaster-related needs, such as repairing or replacing damaged or destroyed personal property, and medical and dental expenses.
Residents may register for assistance in one of the following ways: