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NC ports asked to give land for park
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/25/2013 - 11:23am.

videoThe board of directors of the North Carolina State Ports Authority will review a proposal to turn over land to the state that was originally slated for a new container port near Southport.

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'No Port Southport' claims deepwater port plan is dead
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/20/2012 - 4:11pm.

No Port Southport, which opposes an international terminal in southern Brunswick County, believes the federal government's focus on other port projects means the Southport plans are dead.

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Instead of Southport terminal, Wilmington port could expand
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/10/2010 - 8:23pm.

A feasibility study by the US Army Corps of Engineers will look at how the existing port could be upgraded and made more accessible to increased traffic and larger vessels.

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Ports Authority puts international terminal on hold
Submitted by Ann McAdams on Wed, 07/21/2010 - 4:22pm.

videoThe State Ports Authority is putting a proposed international terminal in Southport on hold. In a statement, the Ports Authority said it, "has heard and respects the concerns voiced by local communities and our elected officials."

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Southport changes course on international port plans
Submitted by Hailey Winslow on Fri, 06/11/2010 - 3:51pm.

video No port in Southport. That's the stand from the Southport Board of Aldermen. It's a 180-degree turn from how the board felt about the proposed international terminal four years ago.

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State House votes against funding port
Submitted by Meghan Torjussen on Thu, 06/03/2010 - 10:42pm.

By a vote of 104 to 11, the North Carolina House of Representatives voted against using state money to fund the proposed international port in Southport.

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Southport drops support for international port
Submitted by Meghan Torjussen on Fri, 01/15/2010 - 8:30am.

An international port in Southport is looking less like a reality.

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Opposition to new terminal in Brunswick County
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/25/2008 - 9:31am.

videoThe wheels are turning for a new port while a local group is trying to put on the brakes.

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Brunswick County international terminal moving closer to reality
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/24/2008 - 4:13pm.

The North Carolina Ports Authority is one step closer to a Brunswick County international terminal. It has made a pre-development agreement with an Illinois based developer.

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Concerned residents have their say about traffic around proposed port terminal
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/11/2008 - 4:16pm.

Residents concerned about traffic congestion around the proposed international port terminal in Brunswick County will have their say when it comes to new roads.

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