It is a misdemeanor to sell or otherwise dispose of a handgun without first obtaining a pistol permit from the recipient of the pistol. Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about. Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about. - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about. It didn’t hurt the cause that Kim Phillips, a former Yadkin County commissioner and ex-member of the Board of Adjustment, lives nearby. Gary Hayes Director of Inspections and Environmental Services Email Gary Hayes 213 E. Elm Street P.O. This section contains forms used by the Yadkin County Sheriff's Office. Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. Please subscribe to keep reading. Plans by Recoil Management to develop the site captured public attention only by the thinnest of legal technicalities — the public notice that must be given via U.S. mail to property owners whose land and homes abut directly the area in question. YADKINVILLE — It was quiet Friday morning on Wagon Wheel Road. Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device. “People learning to shoot, if they raise their angle even 2 degrees … the military looks at what might come overhead.”. Pistol purchase permits are $5.00 each to apply. then {{format_dollars}}{{start_price}}{{format_cents}} per month. *** If a concealed handgun permit is used to buy a long gun, the dealer will either make a copy of the permit and attach it to the Form 4473 or record the permit number, issuance date and expiration date on the form. North Carolina Concealed Carry Permit and Laws. “We started researching and we found that (Recoil) trains private bodyguards and security details,” Karen Reece said. Two tracts of land, of about 60 acres each, sit in a natural low spot, and developers propose constructing a 20-foot berm around parts of the range. Below is a link to the NC firearms laws and a downloadable copy of the Wake County firearms ordinance. The Yadkin County Board of Adjustment has voted to deny a conditional use permit which would have allowed the construction of a new gun range on a plot of land in Yadkinville. “That (letter) was the first we heard of it,” said Karen Reece. Last week, Phillips hosted a gathering of some 60 neighbors to plan for Monday’s meeting. In order to buy a handgun from a private individual or dealer, the buyer will need either a pistol purchase permit or a concealed handgun permit. And six times a year they can have tournaments with 30-plus people and shoot until 2 a.m.”. And if not for objections raised by a couple who owns adjoining property, it might already be a done deal. Acoustical tests have been conducted in the area. In anticipation of an overflow crowd, Yadkin County officials have moved Monday's meeting to the county commissioners' chambers at 217 E. Willow St. in Yadkinville. ssexton@wsjournal.com 336-727-7481 @scottsextonwsj. “I expect half of Yadkin County will be there,” Karen Reece said. *** It is your responsibility to know the NC gun laws. “It’s up to the five people on the Board of Adjustment,” said neighbor Karen Reece. “We kind of realized it’s not your average firing range. Chickens roamed freely in one yard. Plans for opposition quickly coalesced and the depth of the opposition might have been surprising. Messages for Recoil Management left via telephone and online were not returned. Yadkin County implemented a centralized permitting system in January 2003, which has been a great benefit to our citizens. the dealer will retain the original permit for the transaction. Phillips can tick off in rapid fire potential problems. Noise, environmental contamination, erosion, not to mention the danger posed by errant shooters. “If their case is more compelling than ours … (the board) will deal with the facts as presented. We were the only ones.”, They learned that Recoil Management Group LLC was planning something big — a training facility with four outdoor ranges, including one of up to 400-meters with an “elevated shooting tower (which) may be used for both tactical style shooting and hunting-based scenarios.”. Under ordinary circumstances, Yadkin County planners and the Board of Adjustment operate in relative anonymity without much fuss. County Plans for Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response, Planes del Condado para la Respuesta del Coronavirus (COVID-19), Checklist for Zoning and Building Permits (PDF), Commercial Building Permit Application and Building Code Summary (PDF), Building Permit Application Residential (PDF). This section contains forms used by the Yadkin County Sheriff's Office. It could go either way.”. - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about. In my opinion, it’s 50/50. A family living down range of a shooting gallery, no matter how well-designed and thought out, potentially risks life and limb. The road, a narrow unmarked lane, snakes westward for a half-mile or so past a handful of mobile homes through a stand of trees before opening up on either side of the pavement. Land in Yadkin County where a developer has proposed building a long distance gun range. You can help support our work by becoming a subscriber today. Firearms and hunting are deeply ingrained and valued culturally. Yadkin County Schools 121 Washington St. Yadkinville, NC 27055 Phone: 336-679-2051 Fax: 336-679-4013 Facebook Twitter. North Carolina is a shall-issue state with concealed handgun permits issued at the county level by the local sheriff’s office. North Carolina is a “May Issue” state, and the local county sheriff’s office issues permits to residents who qualify. The permits issued include: The Central Permitting Office is located in the County Planning and Inspections Building. The Sheriff has 14 days to issue or deny the permit. “Plus, they make no allowances for what might be overhead,” she said. Concealed Handgun Permit Packet (PDF) Purchase Permit Packet (PDF) Application for Employment She’s organized and knows a thing or two about site plans, environmental regulations and local and state zoning regulations.