Moore County Superior Court Judge James W. Webb on March 15, 2017, signed a consent judgment ordering Woodlake CC Corporation, the owners of Woodlake Dam, to breach the impoundment due to damage that occurred during Hurricane Matthew. The N.C. Department of Environmental Quality sought the court order to ensure the protection of downstream communities from potential flooding. Below are documents related to the enforcement action. New information and documents will be posted here as they become available.
Woodlake Dam Safety Order Nov. 17, 2016
Woodlake Consultant's First Contract Termination Letter Dec. 20, 2016
Filed Complaint Injunction Jan. 27, 2017
Signed Consent Judgement March 15, 2017
Woodlake CC Corp. Response March 30, 2017