Wave News

Brunswick County Could Request A Seat On Wave Board

The Brunswick County Board of Commissioners might be seeking county representation on the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority board.   read more…
Greater Wilmington Business Journal | December 02, 2019 | Christina Haley O’Neal

WAVE Transit unveils new Port City Trolley Program

On Monday, Wave Transit unveiled a new Trolley Program that will better meet the needs of the community.  read more…
WECT | November 25, 2019 | Jesslyn Ferentz

‘It’s a slap in the face to take away our only transportation source’: WAVE Transit riders react to proposed changes

WAVE Transit directors held a public hearing Thursday following the New Hanover County commissioners move to withdraw support from the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority.read more…
WECT | November 21, 2019 | Alex Guraino

County Votes Against Additional Funding For Wave Transit

Wave Transit will not receive an additional $57,000 from New Hanover County, the board of commissioners voted Monday.    read more…
Greater Wilmington Business Journal | November 19, 2019 | Christina Haley-O’Neal

New Hanover County commissioners vote 3-2 to reject $57,000 WAVE stopgap request

New Hanover County commissioners vote 3-2 to reject $57,000 WAVE stopgap request   read more…
Port City Daily | November 19, 2019 | Benjamin Schachtman

NHC commissioners decline WAVE Transit request for subsidy funding

In a 3-2 vote Monday, New Hanover County commissioners denied WAVE Transit’s request for a $57,000 subsidy to bridge their financial gap for 2020.   read more…
WECT | November 19, 2019 | Alex Guarino

New Hanover County Commissioners Nix WAVE Supplemental Funding

The future of WAVE Transit dominated Monday morning’s New Hanover County Commissioners’ meeting. A month ago, the Commissioners voted to end the county contract with the transportation system on July 1, 2021. Today there was another funding vote.   read more…
WHQR | November 18, 2019 | Vince Winkel

Commissioners Deny Wave Transit Request for Supplemental Funding

New Hanover County Commissioners denied WAVE Transit’s request for additional funding for 2020.   read more…
WWAY | November 18, 2019 | Kylie Jones

CoastLine: Wave Transit Faces Criticism From New Hanover County

It was a surprise to Wave Transit officials and to some fellow Commissioners when Julia Olson-Boseman, Vice Chair of the New Hanover County Board, made a motion to end the County’s agreement with Wave.   read more…
WHQR | November 15, 2019 | Rachel Lewis Hilburn

Wave Transit Conversation Returns to the Table at Commissioner’s Meeting

After Commissioner Jonathan Barfield opened the floor for public comment, the discussion about Wave transit resurfaced.   read more…
WWAY | November 04, 2019 | Monique Robinson

WMPO presents Wilmington City Council with alternative funding options for future transportation needs

As the Cape Fear region is expected to continue experiencing tremendous growth, local officials are looking at what can be done to best accommodate the infrastructure needs that will go along with it.   read more…
WECT | November 04, 2019 | Emily Featherston

OUT IN THE COLD: Gwenyfar searches for answers after a shock vote leaves Wave Transit in turmoil

On October 21, the New Hanover County Commissioners voted to give Wave Transit notice that the county would terminate its contract with them, effective July 1, 2021.    read more…
Encore Magazine | October 29, 2019 | Gwenyfar Rohler

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