PLEASE HELP SAVE THE KDH OCEANFRONT FROM OVER-DEVELOPMENT

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PLEASE HELP FIGHT OVERDEVELOPMENT ON THE KILL DEVIL HILLS OCEANFRONT BY OPPOSING THE CONSTRUCTION OF LARGE 20+ BEDROOM EVENT HOUSES, THE LATEST BEING PLANNED FOR 1627 N VIRGINIA DARE TRAIL. THIS STRUCTURE WILL PURPORTEDLY CONTAIN NEARLY 12,000 SQ FT OF LIVING SPACE, 24 BEDROOMS, 24 OR MORE PARKING SPACES, A WEDDING CHAPEL, A POOL AND LARGE OUTDOOR ALCOHOL BAR. THESE STRUCTURES ARE MULTIPLYING ALONG THE KDH OCEANFRONT WHILE THE NEIGHBORING TOWNS OF NAGS HEAD AND SOUTHERN SHORES HAVE RESTRICTED THEIR CONSTRUCTION IN ORDER TO PRESERVE THE AESTHETIC BEAUTY OF THEIR TOWNS ON THE OBX.  THEY ARE CALLED "SINGLE FAMILY DWELLINGS" AND THEY RECEIVE RESIDENTIAL ZONING TREATMENT BUT THEY ARE PURELY COMMERCIAL VENTURES.  DUE TO HIGH DENSITY AND CAPACITY THESE STRUCTURES NEGATIVELY IMPACT DUNE HEALTH, OVERCROWD THE BEACHES, IMPEDE TRAFFIC FLOW, JEOPARDIZE PEDESTRIAN SAFETY ON THE BEACH ROAD, AND ADVERSELY AFFECT THE QUIET ENJOYMENT AND PROPERTY VALUES OF SURROUNDING HOMES.  THIS BEHEMOTH HOUSE IS AN EXAMPLE OF THE OVER-DEVELOPMENT WHICH IS RUINING THE SPECIAL CHARACTER AND CHARM OF THE OUTER BANKS. PLEASE HELP LIMIT OVER-DEVELOPMENT BY VOICING SUPPORT TO RESTRICT LARGE SINGLE FAMILY EVENT HOUSES AS WAS DONE IN SOUTHERN SHORES AND NAGS HEAD COMMUNITIES.



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