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Wilmington City Council to back Wave Transit fund
The Wilmington City Council supports the creation of a fund balance for Wave Transit. read more...
Wilmington Star News | April 02, 2014 | Julian March 

City pitches in for Wave Transit funding plan
Wilmington City Council is supporting a new “cushion” of money meant to help Wave Transit run more assuredly. read more...
Port City Daily | April 02, 2014 | Ben Brown

County restores Wave Transit funding to previous level; agreement to be revisited
Debate over how much New Hanover County contributes toward funding Wave Transit revealed disagreement Thursday as to what the county’s role is in providing public services in general in the City of Wilmington, which is included in county jurisdiction. read more...
Port City Daily | March 21, 2014 | Jonathan Spiers

New Hanover boosts budget for Wave Transit
New Hanover County Commissioners said Thursday they will budget to give Wave Transit $275,000 next fiscal year. read more...
Wilmington Star News | March 20, 2014 | Caitlin Dineen

Boards to meet Thursday for rescheduled summit on Wave Transit funding
A long-anticipated-and previously rescheduled-summit between New Hanover County commissioners, Wilmington City Council and the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority on funding expectations for Wave Transit will be held tomorrow at 3 p.m. read more...
Port City Daily | March 19, 2014 | Jonathan Spiers

Talk with NCDOT revives downtown mass transit project
A conversation last week about the long-stalled multimodal transportation center in downtown Wilmington could help resuscitate the project. read more...
Wilmington Star News | March 11, 2014 | Caitlin Dineen

Wilmington committee mulls $250 million in road projects
Members of the newly formed Mayor's Committee for the Potential Transportation Bond Referendum didn't decide how much they want to ask taxpayers to foot for Wilmington transportation projects, but $50 million was the starting point. read more...
Wilmington Star News | March 04, 2014 | Caitlin Dineen

Survey finds most depend on cars, but support other modes of transit
According to a new transportation study, more New Hanover County residents hope to be able to use more public transportation or carpools in the future. read more...
Wilmington Star News | February 02, 2014 | Caitlin Dineen

Transit officials unsure of what future holds
Members of the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority, which operates as Wave Transit, tried Thursday to prepare for a meeting with Wilmington and New Hanover officials scheduled for next week. read more...
Wilmington Star News | January 23, 2014 | Caitlin Dineen

Ahead of Wave funding summit, chairman says questions remain to be answered 
Two weeks ahead of an anticipated summit with Wilmington City Council and the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority on funding expectations for Wave Transit, New Hanover County commissioners were briefed Thursday on proposed revisions to an interlocal agreement that County Manager Chris Coudriet said would best represent the county’s interests. read more...
Port City Daily | January 17, 2014 | Jonathan Spiers

Official questions transit authority's success in changing how residents approach transportation
Two weeks before county, city and Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority officials meet to formally discuss the interlocal agreement between the three organizations, New Hanover Chairman Woody White questioned if the authority has been successful changing how residents approach transportation read more...
Wilmington Star News | January 16, 2014 | Caitlin Dineen