WDI wants to study municipal service district
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/19/2014 - 9:33pm.

videoThe Wilmington City Council spoke with Wilmington Downtown Inc. about establishing a municipal service district.

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WDI's 'Downtown Sundown' concert series starts in two weeks
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/08/2014 - 3:25pm.

This year, 29 non-profit organizations applied for one of 12 available dates. Because of this overwhelming demand, WDI is seeking help from the community to select the beneficiaries. To participate, people just need to "like" the Downtown Sundown Concert Series on Facebook and then select their favorite charity from the list. Voting ends at noon on Friday

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See Dennis Hopper's former pad and other downtown apartments and homes this weekend
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/24/2014 - 10:22am.

The Downtown Lifestyle Tour is set for this Saturday, April 26 from 11am to 4pm. Ten cool homes will be open for the tour including the former residence of actor Dennis Hopper, a studio once operated by actress Linda Lavin, two above the shop apartments and two newly constructed homes. Better still, the weather will be fantastic.

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Council gives green light for MSD review for downtown
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Tue, 03/04/2014 - 8:56pm.

videoWilmington City Council approved a resolution to allow Wilmington Downtown Inc. to evaluate an Municipal Service District for the Downtown area.

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FIRST ON 3: WDI names Wolverton as new President and CEO
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 4:43pm.

Wilmington Downtown, Inc. (WDI) Board of Directors is pleased to announce Ed Wolverton as the new President and Chief Executive Officer. The search for the new WDI President and Chief Executive Officer was conducted nationwide with a total of 38 resumes received.

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Hinnant bids farewell to Wilmington Downtown Inc.
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Thu, 08/29/2013 - 10:59pm.

video Friday will be the last day on the job for Wilmington Downtown Incorporated’s leaders, John Hinnant. Hinnant became the Executive Director of WDI in June of 2006 and says he has loved serving the city.

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FRIDAY: Downtown Sundown presents 'The Breakfast Club'
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 6:59am.

Join us Friday for the FREE Downtown Sundown Concert Series. "The Breakfast Club," America's Favorite '80s Tribute Band, will headline from 8 to 10 p.m.

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Wilmington's urban renewal highlighted in Jane Jacobs Walk
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 06/22/2013 - 6:01pm.

videoWilmington Downtown Inc (WDI) hosted a tour called 'The Jane Jacobs Walk' through parts of Downtown Wilmington this weekend. The walk celebrated the life and legacy of Jane Jacobs, one of the world's most recognized thought leaders on city planning and city building.

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Downtown Sundown Concert: Dave Matthews Tribute Band
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/19/2013 - 2:17pm.

videoThe Dave Matthews Band Tribute Band will headline from 8 to 10 p.m. Opening act, American Patchwork starts at 6 p.m. Half of the proceeds from wristband sales will benefit the Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC at Wilmington.

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Historic Wilmington Foundation 2013 annual awards honor preservationists
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/04/2013 - 4:25pm.

The Historic Wilmington Foundation Preservation Awards recognized restoration, rehabilitation, compatible new development, as well as preservation leadership and individual contributions to the field.

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