New Hanover County Planning and Inspections Department http://whqr.org en New Hanover County to Come Up with SUP Draft Revision in February http://whqr.org/post/new-hanover-county-come-sup-draft-revision-february <p>The New Hanover County planning department has a month to revise the most recent draft of the special use permit--or SUP--which is what new industrial companies need to operate. Last week’s presentation of the SUP to the planning board sparked controversy among local environmental advocates, pro-business groups and members of the public--many of whom claimed they didn’t have adequate time to consider the new draft.</p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 14:58:04 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 49249 at http://whqr.org New Hanover County to Come Up with SUP Draft Revision in February County Seeks Public Input Before Drafting Next SUP Ordianance http://whqr.org/post/county-seeks-public-input-drafting-next-sup-ordianance <p>The latest draft of New Hanover County’s special use permit—which is what industrial companies need to launch or expand operations—is back on the drawing board. After the planning department brought the controversial ordinance before the county planning board last week, board members voted four to two to table the discussion for 30 days. Now, the planning department is counting on the public to inform its next version.</p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 10:51:00 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 48974 at http://whqr.org County Seeks Public Input Before Drafting Next SUP Ordianance