Derek Bickel http://whqr.org en Candidate Profile: Derek Bickel http://whqr.org/post/candidate-profile-derek-bickel <p></p><p>Derek Bickel is one of six candidates hoping to win one of three seats this November on Wilmington’s City Council.&nbsp; Mon, 28 Oct 2013 10:05:11 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 45261 at http://whqr.org Candidate Profile: Derek Bickel WAVE Transit Growth is key to Wilmington's Growth, say Three of Five Council Candidates http://whqr.org/post/wave-transit-growth-key-wilmingtons-growth-say-three-five-council-candidates <p></p><p>The role of WAVE Transit – the public transportation system – that operates both within and beyond Wilmington City limits -- has evolved into a source of heated debate between the city and the county.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 04:39:05 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 45077 at http://whqr.org WAVE Transit Growth is key to Wilmington's Growth, say Three of Five Council Candidates Wilmington City Council Candidates Debate Modes of Crime Prevention at WHQR Forum http://whqr.org/post/wilmington-city-council-candidates-debate-modes-crime-prevention-whqr-forum <p>Six Wilmingtonians are running for three open spots on their city’s council. And curbing Wilmington’s highly publicized crime rate is a top priority for each. The hopefuls agree that higher police officer pay would fortify intervention efforts; however, they have disparate ideas when it comes to preventing the root causes of crime. The value of youth-oriented social services is the source of greatest contention<strong>.</strong></p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 03:59:29 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 45076 at http://whqr.org Wilmington City Council Candidates Debate Modes of Crime Prevention at WHQR Forum