Monday, November 28, 2022

Controlled burn taking place in Scotts Hill

NEW HANOVER COUNTY — Anyone seeing or smelling smoke in the northern part of the county need not worry. A controlled burn has started as of Monday, Nov. 21.

It will take place near 9020 Senca Drive in the Scotts Hill and wrap by Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 24. It’s possible for residents to smell a burning odor or see falling ash.

The N.C. Forestry and New Hanover County Fire Rescue are aware of the burn and will be monitoring the situation.


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Shea Carver
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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