Entries for 'Jennifer Isbell'
Posted on July 29, 2013 14:33
Beginning this week, a project to make stormwater drainage improvements and repave almost 7 lane miles of city streets in the College area gets underway. One lane mile equals each mile of lanes paved. The $1.2 million project is the first major roadway contract in the city’s Five-Year Improvement Plan, which includes a $41 million list of projects approved by City Council last year.
Posted on July 26, 2013 09:38
Are you the best of the best in Wilmington? Find out by playing in Wilmington's Adult City Tennis Championships. The competition will take place Aug. 9th - 11th at the Althea Gibson Tennis Complex at Empie Park.
Posted on July 23, 2013 13:26
Discover the many species of snakes living in the coastal plains of North Carolina! More than 20 Different varieties of snakes will be showcased at Halyburton Park on Wednesday, July 24 from 6-7:30 p.m.
Posted on July 15, 2013 17:16
The city is now working on preliminary designs for two new fire stations. This spring, the city began implementing a plan to relocate four of its fire stations and build two new stations in order to help improve response times to emergencies in more up-to-date facilities.
Posted on July 12, 2013 12:09
The City of Wilmington and NC State University have a federal grant to make improvements to help curb polluted stormwater runoff flowing into Burnt Mill Creek. These improvements include recent installations of pavement that allows stormwater to drain through it and rain gardens.
Posted on July 10, 2013 10:00
City Council meeting, 6:30 p.m. at City Hall
Items of interest on the agenda included:
A presentation from staff that will highlight the...
Posted on July 08, 2013 12:35
The birds of prey are flying into Halyburton Park again! Get a closer look at live birds of prey from the Outer Banks Wildlife Shelter. A Peregrine Falcon, Barred Owl and Eastern Screech Owl will be introduced as you learn about these amazing birds. Also find out about Shark Attack!
Posted on July 03, 2013 14:26
The recent heavy rains have been no match for the city's completed Stormwater projects. Projects totaling over $5 million completed in 2012 alleviate flooding in problem areas and lessen stormwater pollution.
Posted on June 26, 2013 14:00
The Wilmington Fire Department will hold a "roll in" ceremony for their new Rescue 2 fire truck on Wednesday at 1:30 pm at Empie Park Fire Station 2, located at 3403 Park Avenue.
Posted on June 13, 2013 09:05
Check out more than 50 info booths, displays and demonstrations at the 2nd annual Community Safety Expo on Friday, June 14th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Empie Park. The expo is FREE and open to the public.