Business survey analysis

9/27/2016 9:31:00 AM

Town committee analyzing business survey results

LELAND — Leland’s Economic Development Committee is analyzing results of a survey of businesses to determine how to make the town more business friendly.

The committee mailed surveys to 350 business owners, including a questionnaire composed of approximately 12 questions asking “what motivated you to locate your business in the town of Leland” and “how would you rate the business climate in Leland,” to name a couple.

Approximately 40 businesses were personally interviewed by committee members, Chairman David Sink said. So far, the committee has received about 60 completed surveys.

Click HERE for a link to The Star News Article.

Diverging Diamond to close

9/20/2016 3:11:00 PM

The Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI) will be closed the weekend of September 30, 2016 to place the Thermoplastic pavement markings (depending on weather). Times of road closures are not yet announced.

Document Shredding at SECU

9/16/2016 9:31:00 AM

The State Employees Credit Union (near WalMart) is offering free document shredding for individuals (no businesses) on Saturday, October 8 from 9 am - noon.  You do not need to be a SECU member to come have your documents shredded.

Click HERE for details.

Speed Limit Forum

9/13/2016 10:33:00 AM

Speed Study Open Forum
September 28, 2016
6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.
Town Hall

The Town of Leland is inviting residents to an Open Forum to view and comment on the proposed speed limit changes. Guests may come and go.
For more details, CLICK HERE .

Cartwheel Branch to close for I-140

9/13/2016 8:50:00 AM

The North Carolina Department of Transportation will close approximately 0.5 a mile of SR 1430 (Cedar Hill Road) in both directions immediately South of Royster Road NE beginning Monday, September 19th  2016 at 9:00 am until Thursday, September 14th, 2017, weather permitting.  A structure is to be constructed over Cartwheel Branch in addition to various utility and roadway operations that is being performed in conjunction with the construction of I-140 from US 74/76 (Andrew Jackson Highway) to SR 1430 (Cedar Hill Road). 
Royster Road NE will only be accessible North of the closure, e.g. turn onto SR 1430 (Cedar Hill Road) from SR 1426 (Mt. Misery Road) and travel approx. 3.2 miles South to access SR 1431 (Royster Road). 
Full report, CLICK HERE.