Friday, June 2, 2023

Lendire Road land-clearing burn resumes this week

The land-clearing fire at Lendire Road last week. (Courtesy Dr. Bob Parr)

NEW HANOVER COUNTY — A controlled burn took place for a week in the 200 block of Lendire Road. It will resume again this week, according to a county representative.

Taking place behind the New Hanover County Fire Rescue Station 16, the Lendire Road burn will move into the second phase on Tuesday, Feb. 7. The burn will last another week, weather permitting, the county estimates.

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The NC Forestry and New Hanover County Fire Rescue will monitor 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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