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New Hanover County launches public portion of comprehensive plan process


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Close to 100 residents turned out to talk about the future for New Hanover County.

Today marked the launch of Plan NHC, which will help the county develop a comprehensive plan.

The comprehensive plan will be used as a guide to address the community's current development trends as well as planning a vision for the next 25 years.

"It should be on everybody's agenda to be a part of what's going to happen in the future to New Hanover County, because we are growing in leaps in bounds, and we need to know about our economy, our educational system, our housing," resident Vivian Wilson said.

The comprehensive plan is expected to be done by june of next year.

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