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Wave Transit spruces up trolleys, alters routes of free rides
It might not be offering sleighs pulled by reindeer, but Wave Transit wants to help holiday visitors get around downtown Wilmington. read more...
Wilmington Star News | November 27, 2014 | Gareth McGrath

Live Local, Live Small: Examining the use of Wilmington’s public transportation for a round-trip to the beach
“You can’t take the bus to the beach!” read more...
Encore | October 21, 2014 | Gwenfar Rohler

Wave officials focus on improve transit between Leland, Wilmington
A steady flow of Leland area residents file onto the Brunswick Connector daily – on average about 78 riders. read more...
Wilmington Star News | October 20, 2014 | Jason Gonzales

Leland traffic not slowing down bus routes
Traffic from Leland to Wilmington this morning was better than it's been, but there's still no relief in sight. But did you know you could let someone else do the driving? read more...
WWAY | September 05, 2014 | Alyssa Rosenberg

Wave Transit celebrates 10th anniversary with free fares, reception
Wave Transit marked 10 years of providing public transportation in the Wilmington area with free bus fares and an open house Wednesday-the first of several events planned this year to thank riders for choosing to “Ride the Wave.” read more...
Port City Daily | July 23, 2014 | Jonathan Spiers

Authorities want to improve safety on Shipyard Boulevard
Local transportation officials say only luck has prevented someone from dying or being seriously injured walking along the stretch of Shipyard Boulevard between Carolina Beach Road and the Port of Wilmington. read more...
Wilmington Star News | June 08, 2014 | Caitlin Dineen

SGA plans on-campus transit hub
The UNC Wilmington Student Government Association plans to build an on-campus transit hub at the Burney loop bus stop. read more...
The Seahawk | April 30, 2014 | Patrick Wagner

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