CAROLINA BEACH, N.C. (WECT) - Carolina Beach residents got the chance to meet their new town manager Tuesday evening.
The Carolina Beach Town Council held a meet and greet with Bruce Oakley prior to its meeting Tuesday.
The public was invited to the event, which was held in the Town Hall Atrium from 6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Light refreshments were served.
Oakley pointed out that he is looking forward to serving Carolina Beach.
“The beauty, the vibrancy, there’s so much going on here. This great mayor and town council has a lot of experience and knowledge and a great professional staff that l look forward to working with. All of those things put together make it a great opportunity,” said Oakley.
During its meeting Tuesday, the town council was expected to approve a N.C. Department of Transportation ordinance that reduces the speed limit on South Lake Park Blvd. The speed limit would drop from 35 miles per hour to 25 between Sumter and Alabama avenues.