OIB terminal groin a misguided venture

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To the editor:

It was with interest that I read your article about the Ocean Isle Beach (OIB) budget for the upcoming year, $6.176 million for “Coastal Storm Damage Reduction and Terminal Groin Projects.”

I say storm impacts reduction — Yes; terminal groin projects — No.

A terminal groin, in this case a “jetty,” is a colossal waste of taxpayer dollars to be squandered based on the whims of a mayor and a town council who collectively have no core understanding of the consequences of such a misguided venture.

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