Entries for 'Jennifer Isbell'
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.
Posted on June 07, 2013 13:01
Bo Dean gave an update on the Miracle Field at Olsen Park earlier this week at the City Council meeting, reporting that it is complete except for a few finishing touches. According to Dean, citizens raised more than $1.2 million for the project and more than $2 total including in-kind contributions.
Posted on May 29, 2013 16:18
On Thursday, May 30 at 6 p.m. the city will hold a public input meeting about a major stormwater improvement project upcoming in the Brookshire/Beasley Road area. The meeting will be held at Parsley Elementary School, located at 3518 Masonboro Loop Road.
Posted on May 29, 2013 15:58
Crews are at 406 Dawson Street removing four aging undergrounds gas tanks that once served as a gas station at the intersection of 5th Avenue and Dawson Street. The site has been vacant for years and qualifies as a Brownfields site.