SOUTHEASTERN N.C. — It may feel impossible to keep up with local issues while they’re still being worked out.
Getting involved early 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.
Monday, Dec. 20
- Presentation of Cape Fear Public Utility 2021 report
- NHCS Board of Education budget amendment
- Appointments of commissioners to various committees and boards
Tuesday, Dec. 21
Southport Board of Aldermen Rate Committee Work Session will meet at 2 p.m., at the Indian Trail Meeting Hall, 113 W Moore St., to discuss adjustments to water and sewer rates.
City of Southport Board of Adjustment will meet at 4:30 p.m. at the City of Southport Community Center, 223 E. Bay St. Items on the agenda include special use permits for accessory dwellings at 508 Brunswick St. and for 316 W. West St.
Wednesday, Dec. 22
City of Wilmington Technical Review Committee will meet on Dec. 22 to discuss three items: The Block on Front, Mayfaire Zimmer Office Development, and Cook Out on Market Street. The committee meets with developers via conference call to ensure their plans meet required regulations and standards.
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