The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority plans to begin drilling under the Cape Fear River Tuesday.
At a news conference in Downtown Wilmington Wednesday afternoon, the executive director of the Cape Fear Public Utility announced a project to extend the sewer under the Cape Fear River to residents and businesses long the Highway 421 corridor was approved.
Duke Energy says it will appeal a record $25.1 million fine recently imposed by state regulators for pollution in New Hanover County.
The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority Board today approved a joint proposal with Duke Progress Energy to construct a water line connecting Flemington-area residents and businesses close to Duke Energy's Sutton Plant to CFPUA's main drinking water system. The estimated cost of the project is up to $2.25 million.