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Rabon's proposal could sink Skyway project
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Thu, 03/07/2013 - 5:27pm.

video The Cape Fear Skyway was supposed to ease congestion between New Hanover and Brunswick counties. But it might never happen after a proposal from state Sen. Bill Rabon. Years of planning and people getting their hopes up might have been for nothing.

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Wilmington moving forward with pedestrian bridge near UNCW
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Wed, 02/20/2013 - 5:14pm.

video Wilmington City Council is moving forward with plans to try and make crossing a busy street a lot safer. Concern from UNCW staff has the city looking at giving pedestrians a path over South College Rd. instead of across it.

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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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Wilmington looks at connector streets to help ease traffic
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 2:48pm.

video The Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Organization will hold three meetings this month on an ongoing project to develop a network of collector streets to help manage traffic in the city.

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ONLY ON 3: Leland Mayor Futch asks feds to investigate Barfield, Thompson, Sue & Saffo
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 10:59pm.

video While he has no interest finding out if allegations of misconduct and corruption within his police department are true, Leland Mayor Walter Futch has found time to ask the Department of Transportation to investigate allegations of conspiracy against area political leaders.

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Meeting seeks feedback on plan to improve traffic in Port City
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/20/2011 - 11:19am.

Transportation planners are looking for feedback on a plan to make getting around Wilmington better.

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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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Wilson quits Turnpike Authority; WMPO looks for new leader
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Mon, 01/25/2010 - 4:52pm.

Lanny Wilson resigned today as Vice Chair of the North Carolina Turnpike Authority. Wilson also serves as chairman of the board for the Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Prganization or WMPO.

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