Sunday, February 5, 2023

The Agenda: This week in local government, Oct. 25-29

SOUTHEASTERN N.C. — It may feel impossible to keep up with local issues while they’re still being worked out.

Getting involved early on in the policy-making process can help ensure the community’s input gets heard before it’s too late to chime in.

You may not even need to attend (in person or virtually) to make sure your perspective is taken into consideration. Oftentimes, sending an email to government officials to be considered as a public comment pertaining to a particular item can put your voice into the public record.

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

Here’s what’s on this week’s agenda:

Tuesday, Oct. 26

New Hanover Community Endowment, Inc. is hosting its first listening session. Speakers will be given three minutes and written comments are being accepted as well. The session begins at 7 p.m. at the Wilmington Convention Center. Sign up to speak.

Leland Planning Board will convene for a regular meeting beginning at 6 p.m. View the agenda.

Wednesday, Oct. 27

Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Organization will convene for a regular board meeting beginning at 3 p.m. View the agenda.

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