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SOUTHEASTERN N.C. — Every Monday Port City Daily will share upcoming government meetings around the tri-county region. If there’s an item of public interest, we’ll include that below the listed meeting, too.

Tuesday, Jan. 17

The Pender County Board of Commissioners will meet at 4 p.m. at the Hampstead Annex Auditorium, 15060 US Highway 17 in Hampstead. The meeting can be livestreamed online. A few items on the agenda include:

  • Public hearing for the Pender Adult Services application on the proposed Pender Adult Services (PAS-TRANS) Community Transportation Program application to be submitted to NCDOT.
  • Approve changes to the Animal Control Ordinance
  • Renewal of 102 W. Fremont St. where the city clerk’s files are stored, while the county deliberates next steps for storage. Pread PCD coverage here.
  • Approval of Interlocal Agreement regarding LCFWASA raw water pipeline system improvements. Read PCD coverage here.

The Town of Oak Island will meet at 9 a.m. at 4601 East Oak Island Drive for a board retreat. Meetings are live streamed here. The agenda includes:

  • Approval of the contract with Otto Connect for paid parking services (with the changes approved January 10, 2023 now incorporated)
  • Budget reports

The City of Southport Board of Aldermen will meet at 6 p.m. at the Nash Street Fire Department Substation, 111 E. Nash St. to interview city attorney candidates.

The Brunswick County Board of Commissioners will meet at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., for a board workshop and regular meeting, respectively. The board will meet at 30 Government Center Drive in Bolivia. During the workshop, the county will discuss goals for this year with each department head. Some highlights from the regular agenda include:

  • Allocating American Rescue Plan Act funding for both $50,000 grants to the county’s nonprofit fire departments and to cover some county employee salaries.
  • A series of dedications of water and sewer systems in new developments.
  • A proposal to authorize opioid settlement funds for recovery support and early intervention.
  • The purchase of defibrillators for park facilities.

Wednesday, Jan. 18

The New Hanover County Schools Calendar Committee will hold a special meeting at 4:30 p.m. in the Board of Education Center at 1802 S. 15th St. in Wilmington. The meetings can be streamed on YouTube. An agenda was not posted by press.

The Town of Kure Beach will hold a legislative hearing at 5:30 p.m. in council chambers, 117 Settlers Lane to receive comments on proposed text amendment to the following section of the Kure Beach Code: Chapter 11(Buildings and Building Regulations) and Chapter 15 (Zoning Regulations).

The Town of Kure Beach will meet at 6 p.m. in council chambers, 117 Settlers Lane. The agenda includes: 

  • Approval of R23-01 to support the East Coast Greenway Application to the North Carolina Department of Transportation for the Integrated Mobility Division Feasibility Study Grant Program
  • Discussion of 2023 parking program

Pender County Board of Adjustment will meet at 9 a.m. at the Pender County Public Assembly Room, 805 S. Walker St. in Burgaw. The meeting can be livestreamed online. The agenda includes one item: A variance request for an additional 27 square feet of exterior wall signage on the south side of a building facing Montague Road.

The New Hanover County Airport Authority will meet for a work session from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Executive Conference Room located at the New Hanover County Airport, 1740 Airport Blvd. The board will hold a discussion regarding financial planning, capital planning, business development and marketing; not action will be taken. 

The Brunswick County Board of Elections will meet at 2 p.m., 75 Stamp Act Drive NE, Building H, in Bolivia. An agenda wasn’t posted by press.

Brunswick Regional Water and Sewer H2GO, will meet at 6 p.m. at Belville Town Hall. Items on the agenda include update on offices expansion, RO water treatment update and financial update.

The Wilmington Design Adjustment Committee will meet at 1:30 p.m. at city hall, 102 N. 3rd St. The meeting can be livestreamed on GTV8 and YouTube. The agenda includes:

  • Request for waivers and adjustments and preliminary plan approval for road network and infrastructure improvements for a mixed-use development located at 6730 & 6800 Wrightsville Avenue.
  • Request for waivers and adjustments for road and infrastructure improvements for a religious assembly located at 2307, 2311, 2315, & 2317 Market Street.
  • Request for waivers and adjustments as part of the expansion of a retail business located at 6845 Market Street.

Thursday, Jan. 19

The Wilmington Board of Adjustment will meet at 1 p.m. at city hall, 102 N. 3rd St. The meeting can be livestreamed on GTV8 and YouTube. The agenda can be found online.

The Town of Burgaw Planning and Zoning Board will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Historic Train Depot, 115 S. Dickerson St.

The Navassa Planning Board is scheduled to hold a meeting at the Navassa Community Center, 338 Main Street, at 7:30 p.m. An agenda was not posted by press.

The Town of Oak Island will meet at 10:30 a.m. at 4601 East Oak Island Drive. Meetings are live streamed here. The agenda includes:

  • Proposed text amendment to articles 2, 3, 4 and 5 the Unified Development Ordinance

The City of Southport Board of Aldermen will meet at 6 p.m. at the Nash Street Fire Department Substation, 111 E. Nash St. to interview city attorney candidates. 

The Southport Planning Board will meet at 8 a.m. at the Indian Trail Meeting Hall, located at 113 W. Moore St.

The Cape Fear Community College Board of Trustees will meet at 5 p.m. at 502 North Front St. An agenda was not posted by press.

The New Hanover County ABC Board will meet at 9 a.m. at the general office, 6009 Market St. An agenda wasn’t posted by press.

The Leland Town Council will meet at 6 p.m. at 102 Town Hall Drive. The agenda includes staff and council reports for January.

Friday, Jan. 20

The Village of Bald Head Island will meet at 10 a.m. at the Department of Public Safety Building in the multipurpose room, 273 Edward Teach Extension. The public can access it via Zoom. An agenda was not posted as of press.

The Surf City Town Council will hold a work session at 8 a.m. at the Surf City Municipal Complex, 214 W. Florence Way.


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