Tuesday, April 16, 2024

The Agenda: NHCS holds public hearing on Mosley, Kure Beach discusses parking

Kure Beach council will discuss its parking program this week. (Port City Daily/File)

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. 16

The Wilmington City Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. in city hall council chambers, 102 N. Third St. Meetings are live streamed here. The agenda includes: 

  • Presentation on strategic plan 
  • Ordinance making supplemental appropriation in the amount of $9,000,000 CDBG-DR grant funding from the North Carolina Office of Recovery and Resiliency to the CDBG Fund for the development of Starway I & II multi-family affordable rental housing

The New Hanover County Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 4:30 in the Board of Education Center, 1805 S. 13th St. On the agenda is discussion of an application timeline expansion for high school speciality programs. The meeting will be followed by a public hearing on the Career Readiness Academy at Mosley at 5 p.m. Meetings are live streamed here.

The New Hanover County Schools Policy Committee will meet at 10 a.m. in the Board of Education Center, 1805 S. 13th St. Meetings are live streamed here. The agenda includes: 

  • Policy 7205: Standards of Professional Conduct
  • Policy 3200: Selection of Instructional Materials
  • Policy 3210: Parental Inspection of and Objection to Instructional Materials 

New Hanover County Board of Elections will have a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the Longleaf Room at 1241-A Military Cutoff Rd., to review the appointment of early voting officials and discuss other election-related matters. Limited in-person seating is available and interested parties can dial in to join by calling 1-336-218-2051 and entering conference ID 840 408 727 followed by pound (#). It also will be streamed here. Public comments can be submitted to newhanover.boe@nhcgov.com by Jan. 15 at noon to be read at the meeting.

The Belville ABC Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. at 63 River Road to discuss old and new business as listed on the agenda, including the quote for a new camera system in Waterford, as well as a proposed storage facility. The board will also hear staff reports.

Brunswick County Board of Commissioners will host a workshop regarding countywide goals they hope to achieve. The agenda includes multiple presentations given from 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. by department representatives, including parks and recreation, planning community enforcement, soil and water, county attorneys and tax office, among others.  

Brunswick County Board of Commissioners will have its regular meeting at 6 p.m. at 30 Government Center Dr. in Bolivia. The agenda includes commissioners’ response to the proposed home insurance rates increase, as well as a public hearing to abandon a portion of Bill Holden Road from the State Maintained Secondary Road System.

The Brunswick County Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. in the conference room of the Center of Applied Sciences and Technology, 1109 Old Ocean Highway. Meetings are live streamed here. The agenda includes:

  • Distribution of teacher cell phone survey

The Southport Rules of Procedure Steering Committee have a work session at 1:30 p.m. at the Nash Street Substation, 111 E. Nash St. The purpose of the meeting is for the steering committee to discuss appropriate rules of procedure for the board of aldermen.

Pender County Board of Commissioners will meet at 4 p.m. at the Hampstead Annex Auditorium. The agenda includes:

  • A request to rezone three parcels totaling approximately 59 acres from the RA, Rural Agricultural, zoning district to the CZ-4, Conditional Zoning District 4, in the Grady Township.
  • Approval of FY 2024 North Carolina 911 Grant Award in the amount of $2,548,628.00 and Budget Ordinance Amendment.

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

  • Consideration and action on the 2024 parking season.
  • Approval of an updated water conservation and shortage response plan.

Leland Town Council has an agenda review meeting at 1 p.m. in town hall. The agenda includes a approving discussion items, including the 2024-2025 town budget.

Wednesday, Jan. 17

The New Hanover County Board of Education will host a joint meeting with the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners at 9 a.m. in the Board of Education Center, 1805 S. 13th St. to discuss the school facility utilization findings. Meetings are live streamed here

Brunswick County Board of Commissioners will continue its workshop regarding countywide goals they hope to achieve. The agenda includes multiple presentations starting at 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. by department representatives, including board of elections, veterans services and others. 

The Brunswick County Board of Elections will meet at 6 p.m. at the David Sandifer Administration Building, 30 Government Center Dr. NE in Bolivia. According to the agenda, the board will discuss early voting officials, appointment of multi partisan assistance team, a polling place change and more.

The Sunset Beach ABC Board meets at 10 a.m. at 7400 High Market Street in Sunset Beach. An agenda was not posted by press.

H2GO’s Brunswick County Regional Water and Sewer Services meets at 6 p.m. The agenda includes multiple contract award recommendations for Malmo Loop Road, including $1.6 million for the pump station construction awarded to Well Brothers Construction and $1.1 million to Core & Main for a water line extension. See more on the agenda here.  

The Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Organization’s Technical Coordinating Committee will meet at 10 a.m. in the first floor annex located at 305 Chestnut St. Meetings are livestreamed via Zoom. The agenda includes:

  • Resolution requesting a modification to the Wilmington Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization’s Prioritization 7.0 (P 7.0) Project Submittal to provide Evaluation of a Toll Option for the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge in P 7.0 
  • Cape Fear Navigating Change2050 public outreach phase one results 
  • 2022-2026 Wilmington Urban Area MPO 2024 Work Plan  

The Southport Board of Aldermen will have a special meeting at 9 a.m. in the Indian Trail Meeting Hall, 113 W. Moore St. Meetings are livestreamed here. The purpose of the meeting is to have an orientation session for the aldermen. Many topics will be discussed including open meetings laws, roles and responsibilities, meeting types, and public records. 

The Leland Tourism Board will meet at 4 p.m. in town hall. The agenda includes staff reports and an update on the upcoming Rice Festival.

Town of Navassa has a town meeting at 7:30 p.m. at the community center, ​​38 Main St. An agenda was not posted by press.

The Town of Oak Island will have its annual retreat from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Council Chambers at Town Hall, 4601 E. Oak Island Drive. Its regular meeting from Jan. 9 was moved to 6 p.m. on the 17. The agenda includes: 

  • A quasi-judicial hearing for a special use permit for a hotel in the commercial recreational zoning district located at 1425 E. Beach Drive
  • Public hearing on proposed text amendments to Chapter 32 of the Code of Ordinances on vegetation 
  • Consideration of a policy for processing code of ethics complaints against appointed and elected officials
  • Consideration of major site plan review – Pine Forest Quads

Thursday, Jan. 18

The New Hanover County ABC Board will have a meeting at 9 a.m. at its general office, 6009 Market St., at 9 a.m. An agenda was not posted by press.

The Wilmington Board of Adjustment will meet at 1 p.m. in city hall council chambers, 102 N. Third St. Meetings are livestreamed here. The agenda includes:

  • 6450 Shinnwood Road – Variance City Code, Chapter 18, Land Development Code, Section 18-270(B)(12) to allow more than two feet of fill in the Coastal A Special Flood Hazard Area

The Southport Planning and Zoning Board will meet at 6 p.m. in the Southport Community Building, 223 E. Bay St. Meetings are live streamed here. The agenda includes: 

  • Text Amendment – Conditional Zoning
  • Text Amendment – Mixed Use in Highway Commercial Zoning Districts
  • Zoning Map Amendment – Robert Ruark Drive from R-20 to R-10
  • Presentation – Southport Local Historic District Design Standards

Cape Fear Community College Board of Trustees will meet at 5 p.m. at Union Station. An agenda was not posted by press.

Leland Town Council has a regular meeting scheduled for 6 p.m. in town hall. The agenda includes a public hearing to rezone 1.22 acres from Office and Institutional District, General Commercial Business District.

Friday, Jan. 19

Bald Head Island Village Council will meet at 10 a.m.at the Department of Public Safety Building in the Multipurpose Room, 273 Edward Teach Extension. An agenda was not posted by press.


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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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