Port City Daily, an online news source, recently spotlighted a remarkable collaboration between three incorporated towns, two counties, and Ward and Smith attorney Mike McIntyre.
They are united by a common goal: protecting the delicate shoreline.
The Topsail Island Shoreline Protection Commission (TISPC), a group of representatives from Topsail Beach, North Topsail Beach, Surf City, Pender County, and Onslow County, entrusted Mike and the firm, with the crucial task of spearheading federal lobbying efforts. Port City Daily's article underscores Mike's pivotal role as the primary contact assisting the Commission's mission.
TISPC Chair Steve Smith, who doubles as Topsail Beach's Mayor, lauded Ward and Smith's contributions, noting the firm's services have been "helpful in advancing several long-term goals, such as federal support for the Surf City storm mitigation project."
Before embarking on his private practice journey, Mike served with distinction in the public arena, representing the Seventh Congressional District in the US House of Representatives for an impressive 18 years. His deep understanding of government processes and unwavering commitment to public service make him an invaluable asset to the Commission's cause.
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