Land Use Plan (click here to view)opens PDF file

CAMA LUP Guidelinesopens PDF file


opens IMAGE file Deputy Town Manager/Planning Director

A native of Perquimans County, NC, Wes Haskett graduated from East Carolina University in 2006 with a BS degree in Urban and Regional Planning.  Wes served as a Planner/Code Enforcement Officer for the Town of Edenton, Chowan County, and Gates County prior to being employed by the Town of Southern Shores in November 2009. In April, 2019, Wes successfully completed the Municipal and County Administration course of the School of Government at UNC-Chapel Hill.  whaskett@southernshores-nc.govcreate new email



Permit Officer

Marcey Baum was born and raised in upstate New York where she graduated high school in 1991.  She came to the Outer Banks in 1993 for vacation and fell in love with the area and never left.  She has raised her family here on the beautiful Outer Banks and has worked for the last 26 years in the customer service industry. mbaum@southernshores-nc.govcreate new email





Building Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer

Kevin Clark was born and raised in Stony Creek, VA and moved to Dare County in 1989 after vacationing here several times a year for most of his life up to that point.  He has raised his family, including 2 kids, here in Dare County.  Kevin has been a licensed electrical contractor since 1995 and became a Building Inspector in May, 2017.  Kevin currently holds Level I certifications in building, electrical, mechanical, and plumbing. kclark@southernshores-nc.govcreate new email