FOCUS http://whqr.org en County Launches "Comprehensive Plan" to Address Projected Population Growth http://whqr.org/post/county-launches-comprehensive-plan-address-projected-population-growth <p>Some experts predict New Hanover County’s population will exceed 330,000 people by 2040—a significant hike from its current count of about two hundred thousand. And there are only about 24,000 undeveloped acres left, most of which comprise unincorporated county land. To address the development necessary to accommodate this growth,&nbsp; the county planning department is launching a comprehensive plan—and seeking public input.</p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 20:05:59 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 50840 at http://whqr.org County Launches "Comprehensive Plan" to Address Projected Population Growth FOCUS seeks to tackle future of tri-county region http://whqr.org/post/focus-seeks-tackle-future-tri-county-region <p></p><p>The group’s name is FOCUS.&nbsp; It may be short and easy-to-remember, but it encompasses a huge mission for the future of the Cape Fear Region.&nbsp; Wed, 20 Mar 2013 21:30:34 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 33542 at http://whqr.org FOCUS seeks to tackle future of tri-county region