Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Organization
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WMPO curbs collector street plan
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/14/2012 - 11:51am.

Transportation planners have curbed an idea to create a series of collector streets they said would help ease traffic in Wilmington in the future after citizens provided plenty of negative reaction.

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Tensions run high between Butler, Goolsby at candidate forum
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 9:34pm.

video The candidates for NC Senate District 9, incumbent Republican Thom Goolsby and Democratic challenger Deb Butler, wasted no time trading jabs at a forum Tuesday night hosted by 91.3fm WHQR.

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Region's road project list trimmed to save money
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 08/10/2011 - 3:51pm.

video Funding for several road construction projects in our area have been cut. The NCDOT’s 10-year transportation improvement plan was underfunded by $73 million. In order to offset that amount, funding for seven projects will be eliminated.

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Neighbors get look at Market Street makeover plan
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 05/09/2011 - 9:55pm.

video The Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Organization says Market Street needs a makeover. Monday night, the organization held a public meeting to educate the community on its plan for the corridor. Folks who attended say they have mixed emotions about the changes.

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Grant to help with transportation planning in Wilmington area
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/05/2011 - 12:40pm.

The Wilmington area is getting some financial assistance to work on bike and other transportation issues.

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Regional planners move on without Wilson
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Wed, 01/27/2010 - 5:51pm.

A Wilmington developer tied to the federal indictment of a former Mike Easley aide is out of another job. Today the Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Organization picked a new chair to replace Lanny Wilson.

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