County Attorney Ike Mc Ree said that the under the definition in the ordinance, the permit is required only for those who are operating a towing service business on the beach, and would not apply to that situation or a Good Samaritan who offers to help someone.
The Outer Banks is a narrow strip of barrier islands separating the open Atlantic Ocean from the inner Sounds off the coast of North Carolina.
The Outer Banks (OBX) is a 200-mile-long (320 km) string of barrier islands and spits off the coast of North Carolina and southeastern Virginia, on the east coast of the United States.
They cover most of the North Carolina coastline, separating the Currituck Sound, Albemarle Sound, and Pamlico Sound from the Atlantic Ocean.
A brief tour of the town will present a collection of local homes and businesses with impeccable maritime gardens, and crab pots and painted wooden boats serving as coastal yard decor.
While located miles away from the oceanfront, Wanchese can easily be considered as home to the true character of the Outer Banks.