Wastewater Collection Annual Report

7/1/2016 2:35:00 PM

2015/2016 Wastewater Collection System
Annual Report                                                                                                             
Permittee:                     Town of Leland
                                     102 Town Hall Drive
                                      Leland, NC 28451
Responsible person:      Jimmy Strickland
                                      Public Service Director  
                                      102 Town Hall Drive
                                      Leland, NC 28451
                                      Phone: (910)-332-4651
Permit No.:   WQCS00333                             Name:   Town Of Leland                                                                                                                               
The Town of Leland has over 5,000 sewer customers, 79.3 miles of 12”, 10” & 8” gravity sewer lines, 11 miles of force main and twenty six lift stations in the collection system. The wastewater collected from the system is treated at the Northeast Treatment Plant operated by Brunswick County.
The Public Utilities Department is responsible for the daily operation and maintenance of the collection system. System Maintenance includes cleaning 10% of the system and daily monitoring of 26 lift stations.
The Town of Leland Collections Department had one reportable sewer spill from July 2015 thru June 2016.On February7,2016 sewer spilled in the amount of 1,500 gallons from a manhole located in front of 1352 Grandiflora Drive in Magnolia Greens Subdivision. Spill was caused by heavy rain showers in a short period of time which caused the sewer system to be overloaded by inflow of rain water throughout the partners systems to the county’s treatment plant.
A public notice will be placed in the local newspapers stating that copies of the annual report for the collection system are available upon request at the Town of Leland's Public Utilities Department. The report is available on the town’s website. The report is being sent to the State of North Carolina by mail in July 2016.
I certify under penalty of law that this report is complete and accurate to the best of my knowledge.  I further certify that this report has been made available to the users or customers of the named system and that those users have been notified of its availability.
          David A. Hollis, Manager, Town of Leland
           Permittee (Name of permittee, Title, Entity)
                  Signature of Permittee                                                 Date


Special Hearing - July 14

6/30/2016 8:18:00 AM


The public will take notice that the Leland Town Council has called a public hearing at 6:00 p.m. or shortly thereafter on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Leland Town Hall, 102 Town Hall Drive, Leland, NC to consider the following:

Brunswick Forest PUD Master Plan Update
Brunswick Forest PUD Master Plan Update and Site Specific Plans (“SSPs”) for Phase 1, Section

Chapter 30: Article I, Section 30-4; Article V, Division 2, Section 30-181, and Article VI, Section 30-212
Text amendment to amend portions of the ordinance permitting self-storage facilities and accessory dwellings.
Chapter 30: Article IX, Section 30-313(6)
Text amendment to amend the requirements for a 50 foot wide transitional use area around the perimeter boundary of all PUD developments. 

Citizens can sign up for or against the hearing matter. Written comments will be received up to 10 days prior to the meeting date.

Any questions call (910) 332-4297 or email /blog/.

The public is urged to attend.

Sabrena Reinhardt, Town Clerk


Planning Board Agenda

6/27/2016 3:07:00 PM

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.
On the Planning Board Agenda:  Brunswick Forest, Phase 1; Self-Service Storage Facility; Planned Unit Development Transitional Use Area.
For Full Agenda, CLICK HERE.


The Approved Tax Rate

6/24/2016 4:54:00 PM

The Town Council approved the new tax rate of 18.33 cents per $100 valuation at the June 23, 2016 Town Council Meeting.
The breakdown of the tax is listed on page 16 of the 2016-17 Fiscal Budget.

"In order to fund a portion of the increase in the budget resulting from the additional personnel, the proposed budget includes an ad valorem tax rate increase from 15.15 cents per $100 of valuation to 18.33 cents per $100 of valuation which generates $674,909 in additional revenue."

Please CLICK HERE for the budget manual.

Public Hearing - July 14

6/24/2016 3:02:00 PM


The Town of Leland Council will hold a public hearing on July 14, 2016 at 6:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be reached, in the Council Chambers located in Town Hall, 102 Town Hall Drive, Leland, NC to hear all persons on the question of whether or not the Town should appropriate funds for the purpose of offering financial incentives to the developer of Harrington Village to induce the developer to develop the site in a manner consistent with the Town’s vision, to reduce the developer’s risks for undertaking the project, to expand the Town’s tax base and to create job and economic growth. Such incentives will more specifically include waiving up to $120,000 of the project’s permitting fees and paying the developer the incremental increase in ad valorem taxes received by the Town from the improved parcels as a result of the developer’s investments and enhanced tax assessment of the property over a period of fifteen years.
Citizens can sign up for or against the hearing matter.  Written comments will be received up to 24 hours prior to the meeting date.
Any questions call (910) 332-4297 or email /blog/.
The public is urged to attend.
Sabrena Reinhardt, Town Clerk


Special Council Meeting Thursday, June 23

6/22/2016 9:18:00 AM

There will be a Special Town Council meeting Thursday, June 23 at 6 p.m. at 102 Town Hall Drive in Council Chambers.
The Council is meeting to review the economic development budget.

For the AGENDA, click here.


Data from NC DOI Insurance Meeting

6/21/2016 10:26:00 AM

The NC DOI (Dept. of Insurance) held a meeting at Town Hall on June 8, 2016 to explain home owners, flood, and hail insurance. They have provided their presentation documents for attendees and others to view.
Please CLICK HERE for documents.


Transportation Sub-Committee

6/16/2016 10:33:00 AM

The Transportation Sub-Committee will meet
Thursday, June 23 at 1 p.m. at Town Hall.
Business will include: Street Design Manual, Pedestrian Plan, and Traffic Safety Study.


Special Council Meeting - June 20 at 2 pm

6/15/2016 10:00:00 AM

The Town Council will hold a special meeting to discuss Fire Services on Monday, June 20 at 2 p.m.


All are welcome to attend Master Plan Workshop

6/13/2016 4:44:00 PM

The Planning Board and Town Council invite citizens to attend and participate in the discussion of the 2nd draft of the Leland Master Plan - Leland 2020.
The workshop is at 6 pm Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at Town Hall.

For more data on the Master Plan, CLICK HERE.