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Sep 19, 2023

In hopes of drawing new companies and jobs, Brunswick County leaders on Monday approved moving forward with the purchase of 539 acres in the county’s northwestern corner.  The land, which is part of the Mid-Atlantic Industrial Rail Park, will cost the county $35,000 per acre – more than $18.8 million in total. The buy would give county leaders control o ...

Sep 12, 2023

New Hanover County officials defended Project Grace again Tuesday before the state Local Government Commission during a meeting in Raleigh where LGC members and the state treasurer indicated they expect to vote on the matter at the panel’s October session. New Hanover County and private firm Cape Fear Development have been working on the latest iteration of P ...

Sep 12, 2023

The mayor of Wilmington and seven candidates vying for a seat on the Wilmington City Council outlined their priorities Tuesday morning during the Greater Wilmington Business Journal’s Power Breakfast.  The topics ran the gamut from affordable housing, homelessness and development to the replacement of the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge and the city’s Norther ...

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Sep 7, 2023

Brunswick County officials are making a big play to win even bigger economic players. The Brunswick County Board of Commissioners is looking at spending nearly $19 million on about 539 acres in the Mid-Atlantic Industrial Rail Park to boost its efforts to recruit businesses to come to the county. The park is a more than 1,000-acre industrial site with access to the C ...

Aug 29, 2023

I am honored and privileged to serve our community for more than two decades throughout my professional career. I fully support Project Grace, the reimagined partnership between New Hanover County, Cape Fear Development, LS3P, and Monteith Construction. Project Grace will be a valuable resource that will empower New Hanover County and the city of Wilmington to establish ...

Aug 22, 2023

State Treasurer Dale Folwell freely shares his objections to Project Grace, but this week he also addressed both his opposition to the county's financing plan as well as the developer behind the redevelopment project's latest version. The county has an agreement with Wilmington-based Cape Fear Development, the development arm of Cape Fear Commercial, on the late ...

Aug 21, 2023

A state official and New Hanover County are at odds over the downtown Wilmington redevelopment plan known as Project Grace, according to county officials. The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners signed a letter Monday asking State Treasurer Dale Folwell to change his mind about not including the county's $57 million Project Grace request on the Sept. 12 agenda ...

Aug 14, 2023

When it comes to Wilmington’s critical transportation projects, it’s all about the money.  Hundreds of millions of dollars in projects for roads, from improvements at the dreaded College Road and Oleander Drive intersection to an interchange at gridlocked Eastwood and Military Cutoff roads, have been funded, which is good news, said Chad Kimes, the N.C. ...

Aug 10, 2023

Heading into its second grant cycle, the New Hanover Community Endowment has released new details about this year’s funding goals. The fund was formed from $1.25 billion in proceeds from selling the once-public New Hanover Regional Medical Center to Novant Health. The endowment aims to partner with organizations in six strategic areas this year, said Lakesha McDay ...

Aug 8, 2023

As a mother, downtown resident and leader of Wilmington Downtown Inc., my passion lies in fostering the economic growth and prosperity of our city's core.   My goal is to further mold downtown Wilmington into a vibrant and prosperous hub where businesses can thrive, families can flourish and visitors can fully experience the rich offerings of our community. &nb ...

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