Sunday, August 14, 2022

Controlled burn underway in Leland, to last through next week

LELAND — The Leland Fire and Rescue has advised there will be smoke visible in an area of a town likely over the next 10 days.

Crews are conducting a controlled burn daily that will be visible around Mercantile Drive NE and Industrial Blvd NE. The burn began on Wednesday and could last through Saturday, June 18.

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Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

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