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  • The Town of Lake Lure The Town of Lake Lure

    Lake Lure is an enchanting community that strives to achieve a harmonious balance in meeting the needs of its citizens, businesses, and visitors through managed growth, fiscal responsibility, open communication, and stewardship of the natural environment. The town has approximately 24 miles of lake shoreline, a beautiful public beach and water park, ample parking, several dining choices, scenic vistas at every turn, a full-service marina with 88 boat slips, a municipal golf course, flowering bridge, plenty of nearby parks, and a comprehensive Welcome Center, ready to provide all the information needed to experience a memorable stay.

    Lake Lure was incorporated in 1927 and operates under the council-manager form of government. The original town charter was revised in 1987 upon ratification by the North Carolina General Assembly. The Town is a full-service community, providing a range of traditional municipal functions, including police and fire protection, water and sewer service, solid waste, garbage, recycling collection, planning and zoning services, and a wide array of recreational opportunities.

    Visit the official Town of Lake Lure Website.