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Transportation in Northern Brunswick

Leadership Forum


The District 5 Leadership Forum is intended to provide an opportunity for leaders and residents in northern Brunswick County to stay informed about key issues affecting the area. The program is sponsored by the North Brunswick Chamber of Commerce and chaired by District 5 County Commissioner Frank Williams, who represents most of northern Brunswick County.
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JULY 18th PROGRAM: Transportation in Northern Brunswick County
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DOT: Drone Guidelines and Port Growth

RALEIGH – The following are highlights from this week at the N.C. Department of Transportation. The stories below are also featured in NCDOT Now, the department's weekly newscast.

Drone Guidelines
With summer officially here, more and more drone operators are heading outdoors to enjoy the new technology.  An estimated 19,000 North Carolinians own and operate drones.  The North Carolina Department of Transportation, along with the Federal Aviation Administration, hav...

Visiting Russian Artist

Mr. Konstantin Miroshnik, an accomplished Russian painter and Professor at the Ilya Glazunov Russian Academy of Art, Sculpture and Architecture, will be giving demonstrations and lessons at the LCAC in July. He is an outstanding representative of the traditions of Russian realism and fine art. He precisely picks up light and shadows, adding emotions, temperament and mood, thus making his paintings harmonic and real. Mr. Miroshnik's work has been exhibited around the world i...

State Transportation Survey

ADVISORY: Online MetroQuest Survey for NC Public Transportation Strategic Plan
Public Input Welcomed as Strategic Plan is Developed
The North Carolina Department of Transportation is working to create the NC Public Transportation Strategic Plan. The public has been invited to participate in an online survey for this Statewide Strategic Plan. The survey can be accessed at and will be available until the end of July. Please fill out t...

Mallory Creek Extension to Open

Ceremony to Open Mallory Creek Drive Extension

LELAND – A ribbon cutting ceremony for the official opening of the Mallory Creek Drive Extension will be held on Friday, July 7, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. The ceremony is open to the public and will be attended by elected officials and dignitaries from the Town of Leland and surrounding communities. It will take place at the location where the new connection begins at the Mallory Creek Drive side of the new road.
The extension of Mallory Cr...

County Update on GenX

June 21 Update on GenX and Brunswick County
Bolivia, NC – While Brunswick County is encouraged by reports that Chemours will cease discharging the GenX compound immediately, local officials continue to seek additional information about the compound and support state efforts to monitor and investigate the discharge.
Late Tuesday, Chemours announced that it would cease discharging wastewater containing Ge...