Town of Leland Newsletter February 2013
2/15/2013 8:30:26 PM
TRASH AND RECYCLING PICK UP
FOR ALL RESIDENTS ON FRIDAYS!
2013 Waste Industries will be changing the pickup days for
residential trash and recycling collection to Fridays in the Leland
area. Trash will be picked up every Friday and recycling will alternate
every other Friday. Click Here! to view the recycling pickup calendar.
Olde Forest, Snee Farm, Stoney Creek, Waterford, and Wedgewood
will all have their recycling picked up on March 8th.
Grayson Park, Jacobs Run, Lake Forest Village, Mallory Creek, Mill
Creek Landing, Pickett Ridge, Lanvale Forest, Lanvale Trace,
Linicoln Place, Springstone, Sturgeon Landing, Summerlin Trace,
Waterberry Plantation, Westover, Westgate, Westport, The Willows,
and Windsor Park will all have recycling picked up March 15th.
For more information, please contact Waste Industries at 253-4177.
Brunswick County Recycling programs that you can take advantage
of are roof shingles, cooking oil, and electronics. Free dump week
will be April 15 - 20. A household hazardous waste and clothing
collection event will be held April 20th from 9 am - 2 pm.
For more information about these programs and events view
the Keep Brunswick County Beautiful newsletter.
NEW BRUNSWICK CONNECTOR ROUTE RIBBON CUTTING
February 13 and immediately following hosted the North Brunswick
Chamber Business After Hours event at the Town Hall.
Leland Middle School and Brunswick Forest.
that is followed to create and prepare the budget for the following
year. The Town Council approves the Town Budget which
starts July 1.
2013, Leland Parks and Recreation is in full
swing! The Whistle Pig 5k was a huge
success, leaving us excited for our events
to come. Be sure to check out our upcoming events in March such
as A Bark in the Park, Sea Leland, Leland We Don’t Know and the
eight-week fitness program, Wild Bird Walks, Healthy Living Leland,
Common Threads and CPR Certification.
such as Leland’s Little Learners, Line Dancing, Expressive Art Group,
Couponing Class, Common Threads After Dark, Garden Club, Fitness
Groups and Hometown Opry (The Sam Miller Jam), check out our
website or contact the Parks and Recreation Department at
(910) 332-4823 or /newsletter/id/61114.
WESTGATE NATURE PARK
Westgate Nature Park is nearing
completion. This new park includes a
0.3 mile walking and biking trail, outdoor
classroom and boardwalk, event lawn,
state-of-the-art playground and picnic
area. The park should be completed by
the first of March.
COMING TO LELAND!
“What’s happening at the
building in front of Magnolia
Greens that the Town
purchased?” We are happy
to say that the Town is in
the process of creating the Leland Cultural Arts Center at 1212
Magnolia Village Way. The Town has been working with John Sawyer
Architects of Wilmington to design a facility that will provide a hub of
activity for Leland and northern Brunswick County.
For more information on the center (including preliminary designs) and
how you can get involved with this exciting project, visit
the Town's website.
communicating with friends and family are all easier because of
advances in the Internet. Unfortunately, the Internet has also
made it easier for those who wish do us harm. The Internet, and
the speed at which it can be acquired, has created new issues for the
safety and privacy of those who use the Internet. LEARN MORE! about
Citizen’s Academy for the Police Department.
After completing the curriculum and securing the
schedule the Police Department will make an
announcement telling the public how they can sign up.
The academy will be an 8-10 week class, meeting once a week at
the Police Department. Graduates of the academy will be able to help
with volunteer positions within the Crime Prevention/Community
Policing Division of the Police Department.
Stay tuned for details to come in the near future.
ONLINE BILL PAYMENT SERVICE 24/7 ACCESS
The Town has recently provided a new service for the utilities
customers to make their payments online and also access their
Now you can pay your bill morning, noon or night!