New Hanover County Commission
Berger escorted from DSS Board meeting
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Tue, 12/20/2011 - 11:59pm.

video New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger was escorted out of a DSS Board meeting today. Berger, who fellow commissioners removed from several boards, including DSS, yesterday, says what is happening to him is against the law.

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ONLY ON 3: Berger discusses issues in exclusive sit-down interview
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/19/2011 - 11:59pm.

videoNew Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger has been the subject of many controversies during his first year in office. Monday afternoon, hours after fellow commissioners stripped him of many of his responsibilities, Berger sat down with WWAY for more than an hour in an EXCLUSIVE in-studio interview to discuss a turbulent year.

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Davis, Barfield fire back after Berger says 'I will come down on you like a hammer on a nail'
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 12/19/2011 - 11:59pm.

video It seems that New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger's tardiness is not just affecting his schedule. Berger was late again today, which caused him to miss a crucial vote that will greatly affect his future on community boards.VIDEO INCLUDED

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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Berger launches e-mail battle with fellow commissioners after being thrown off boards
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/16/2011 - 11:58pm.

video A day after fellow commissioners removed him from most public boards on which he was a member, New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger launched an e-mail fight with fellow commissioners.

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THE RANT: Bravo to New Hanover Co. Commission for stepping up and taking a stand; Berger needs to take it like a man
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Fri, 12/16/2011 - 10:43am.

video While various boards, councils and commissions around the Cape Fear are languishing in dysfunction, under investigation or have lost public trust, the members of the New Hanover County Commission did something rare these day: They took a stand and did what was right for the greater good.

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FIRST ON 3: Berger 'wasn't expecting to be ambushed' as commission pulls him from community boards
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/15/2011 - 11:59pm.

video New Hanover County Commissioners have removed Commissioner Brian Berger from most of the community boards he sits on. The Commission made the decision at its Agenda Briefing this afternoon. It's still pending an official vote at Monday's County Commission meeting.

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ONLY ON 3: New Hanover Co. Commissioner denies being part of Lejeune water cover-up
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 12/12/2011 - 4:03pm.

video The effects of the contaminated water at Camp Lejeune continue to ripple across the community. As one retired Marine continues to speak out about the controversy, he's making some serious allegations against a New Hanover County Commissioner.

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THE RANT: Berger odd man out at Monday's commission meeting
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Tue, 12/06/2011 - 2:18pm.

video First and not surprisingly, Commissioner Brian Berger was late... again. How is it that he can be early to a New Hanover County Community Action Inc. meeting to stake out his ex-girlfriend and break a protective order, but he can't show up on time for the job he was elected to do?

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Commissioners vote for beach nourishment agreement
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Mon, 12/05/2011 - 11:47pm.

New Hanover County Commissioners voted Monday night in favor of a beach enrichment agreement. Under the agreement, county and federal dollars would cover 82.5 percent of the cost while the state would pay for the other 17.5 percent.

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