Magnolia Greens Sidewalk Repair

3/24/2017 12:12:00 PM

The sidewalk repair and replacement project is scheduled to start Monday, March 27, 2017, and should be completed in 6 weeks, weather permitting. Repairs will take 2 weeks, followed by replacement beginning the week of April 10.
1. Week of March 27 Repairs
2. Week of April 3 Repairs
3. Week of April 10 Replacement
4. Week of April 17 Replacement
5. Week of April 24 Replacement
6. Week of May 1 Replacement

Daily work hours will be weekdays from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. For repairs the first two weeks, expect to see surveyors and technicians. All workers will be wearing high-visibility clothing.
There are a few homes where sidewalks crossing driveways will be replaced. Homeowners will be notified in advance to allow time for cars to be moved to the street. Affected driveways will be out of service for approximately 4 days.

Front Street Ramp to Close Two Days

3/24/2017 8:44:00 AM

U.S. 76 Ramp to Front Street Closed Two Days Next Week
WILMINGTON – A traffic signal project next week will require the closure of the U.S. 76 ramp from the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge to U.S. 421/Front Street early next week. The ramp closure will be on Monday, March 27, and Tuesday, March 28, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. each day, weather permitting.
Workers will install a temporary traffic signal at the intersection of Front Street and the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge ramp in preparation for the eight-month closure of U.S. 421/ 3rd Street scheduled to start April 10.
“Drivers who normally use the ramp should make a right at 3rd Street to access Front Street/U.S. 421 Truck,” said Division Traffic Engineer Jessie Leonard. “If traveling in the area, please use caution and obey the posted speed limit. The signal will be in place throughout the 3rd Street closure for the Greenfield Lake Culvert Project.”
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News Release
For Immediate Release
date: March 23, 2017
contact: Brian Rick
(910) 358-6362


Applications for Leland Town Board or Committees

3/20/2017 10:22:00 AM

The Town of Leland has openings on 3 committees/boards:

Economic Development Committee (2 year term)
Infrastructure Committee (2 year term)
Parks and Recreation Board (3 year term)

See the Applications: HERE

Once at the Governmental Portal, scroll down and click on the "Apply" button at the link.
It will look like this:


DOT to close Village Point Road Monday

3/17/2017 3:05:00 PM

The North Carolina Department of Transportation will close SR 1145 (Village Point Road) 0.1 miles south of SR 1148 (Bill Holden Road) both directions beginning Monday March 20, 2017 at 8:00am continuously through Friday March 31, 2017 at 5:00pm.
The Maintenance Department will be replacing twin 60” pipes.
The NCDOT reminds motorists to STAY ALERT, encourages motorists to use alternate routes when possible during this period, drive with caution, obey the posted speed limits, and allow extra travel time.
For additional information regarding the dates and times of this closure, please visit and click on “Travel & Maps” then, click on “Traveler Information Management System” and use the dropdown menus for county or route, or call “511” from any phone.
To obtain more information about this work, you may contact Iris McCombs at NCDOT Brunswick Maintenance (910) 754-6527.

Front Street near Greenfield to Close Temporarily

3/17/2017 9:52:00 AM

Weekend Closure of Front Street Near Greenfield Lake Starts Friday Night
WILMINGTON – The Department of Transportation will close South Front Street at the intersection of Burnett Boulevard and Carolina Beach Road/U.S. 421 in Wilmington this weekend. The closure will be in place from 7 p.m. Friday until 6 a.m. Monday.
The closure is needed for crews to connect a new waterline to the existing waterline running parallel to South Front Street. It is part of the Greenfield Lake Culvert Replacement project that began in January.
“We ask that drivers be especially careful when traveling in this area,” said Wilmington Resident Engineer Daniel Waugh. “Please follow the detour to South 3rd Street, Burnette Boulevard and Carolina Beach Road.”
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