At their July 8 meeting, the Wilmington City Council approved a $44 million bond referendum which would allow for $55 million in transportation improvements within the city. The referendum will appear on the Nov. 4 ballot.
Hurricane Arthur generated enough excess yard debris to cause a 1/2 day delay in yard waste pickup. Citizens are asked to leave yard waste curbside until it is collected as crews will be working on July 9 and July 12 to get caught up.
City offices will be close on July 4 for Independence Day. Trash service will run on a normal schedule, however. City trash customers with Friday pickup should have all items curbside by 7:30 a.m.
Get all the information you need for the city's annual 4th of July celebration on the river!
Read these important safety tips from the Wilmington Fire Department about fireworks and stay safe this year!