New Hanover Commissioners raise rates, increase paid hours at parking deck
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Mon, 08/15/2011 - 8:31pm.

It’s going to cost you more to park in a certain area of downtown Wilmington. Today, New Hanover County Commissioners approved increasing the paid parking hours at the county owned parking deck on second street to 2 a.m. Thursday through Saturday. Currently parking is free after 7 p.m.

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Chapel Hill clamps down on front-yard parkers
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/14/2011 - 9:38am.

Town planning officials said Thursday that monitors will begin issuing tickets Aug. 1 to violators of a town ordinance against parking on the front lawn.

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Cab driver hits legal speed bump in Wrightsville Beach
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 04/26/2011 - 5:26pm.

video He was trying to pick up a woman who needed a ride but instead he got a ticket for stopping on the side of the street. Cab driver Gary Nolt said he was just doing his job early Saturday morning when he was picking up customers in Wrightsville Beach.

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Wilmington City Council tables downtown parking changes
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 04/19/2011 - 10:39pm.

Business owners and members of the public turned out at Tuesday's Wilmington City Council meeting anxious to hear how the council would vote on a possible hike in downtown parking rates.

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Wilmington council to consider parking changes
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/19/2011 - 1:02pm.

A decision by Wilmington City Council tonight could soon make it more expensive to park downtown. The city is trying to overcome a projected $800,000 shortfall in next year's parking fund.

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Wilmington City Council considers parking cost hike
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 04/05/2011 - 4:13pm.

video It might soon cost you even more to park in downtown Wilmington. City Council is considering raising parking rates.

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Free parking a thing of the past at Wrightsville Beach
Submitted by Jesse Jones on Mon, 02/28/2011 - 6:12pm.

Hope you've enjoyed the recent beach weather and the free parking that has gone along with it. Wrightsville Beach parking meters will be back on starting Tuesday.

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ONLY ON 3: Downtown store owner gives shoppers free parking
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Thu, 01/20/2011 - 11:07pm.

video A struggling economy can make it hard for small businesses to stay afloat, especially for beach areas that consider the winter months their off-season. The owners of two downtown clothing stores are providing easy access to their stores in hopes of boosting their sales.

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Wrightsville Beach parking meters go on vacation
Submitted by Jesse Jones on Mon, 11/01/2010 - 1:08pm.

A post-Halloween treat for visitors to Wrightsville Beach. Town parking enforcement has put away the tickets.

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Wrightsville Beach to address another parking problem
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 06/16/2010 - 1:39pm.

videoWrightsville Beach knows it has a parking problem, but there's a new battle. Tomorrow night the Board of Aldermen will discuss cars that are parked in the grass near Wrightsville Beach Park and town hall.

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