Zoning

Change to Urban Mixed Use regulations
The Wilmington City Council said OK to changing urban mixed use regulations Tuesday night. Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:32am
Wilmington City Council delay means city could soon be out of compliance
City Council met tonight, and the future of Wilmington was front and center. On the agenda was how to regulate the growth of Wilmington's suburban areas. A decision was made, but everyone was not in agreement. Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:10am
Council wants more feedback on Castle Street Peddler Flea Market
Some local businesses say the City of Wilmington cost them some valuable foot traffic after shutting down the Peddler Flea Market on Castle Street. The city shut the market down last month when it realized the market violated city ordinance. Now neighboring businesses are worried about their losing their own profits. Mon, 08/18/2014 - 9:28pm
Another public hearing on breweries
There's another public hearing on Breweries Wednesday evening. The Wilmington Planning Commission is considering new zoning regulations. Wed, 08/06/2014 - 2:24am
Brewing questions with no answers, yet
The Wilmington Planning Commission held a workshop Wednesday to decide how to handle small breweries in the Port City. Thu, 07/31/2014 - 2:51am
ONLY ON 3: Plan for Wilmington mosque faces opposition from neighbors
An office building in Wilmington might be turned into a new mosque, but the idea has some neighbors concerned. The Islamic community is growing in Wilmington and now looking for more space. They found an empty office building on Rankin Street, but rezoning is not the only obstacle they have run into. Wed, 07/02/2014 - 3:58am
Brewing questions in the Port City
Microbreweries have been showing more interest in the Port City. But city code is causing a little confusion for craft brewers. Tonight the City of Wilmington held a public forum to get your thoughts. Fri, 05/30/2014 - 2:29am
Owner hopes for permit to open restaurant in neighborhood where others have failed
Al Snyder hopes to make his dream a reality and open Detour Deli in an old, empty building at 510 1/2 Red Cross St. Snyder says he bought the building in November, but a special use permit slowed his progress. Tue, 02/18/2014 - 8:38pm
Fireplace violation continues to keep Kure Beach couple out of new home
A Kure Beach couple remains unable to move into their new home after a New Hanover County Superior Court judge upheld the town's decision to deny an occupancy permit for the property because its cantilevered fireplace extends 6 inches farther than zoning laws allow. Tue, 11/05/2013 - 6:31pm
City modifies zoning for gated apartments
Also at Tuesday night's City Council meeting a public hearing looked at a zoning ordinance off of Greenway Avenue. Wed, 06/05/2013 - 3:43am