June 25, 2014

Wilmington Ranks as 2nd Most Exciting Place in North Carolina

Wilmington has been ranked as the 2nd Most Exciting Place in North Carolina, according to a study by real estate research site Movoto. The study looked at places with populations of at […]
June 11, 2014

City Goes Green with LED Street Lights

The City of Wilmington has just finished converting more than 200 street lights to environmentally friendly LED lights, which will also save more than $10,000 a year. LED lights reduce greenhouse gas […]
June 10, 2014

City Bond Rating Upgraded

The City of Wilmington got high marks for its financial strength following a review by the three major credit rating agencies last month. Along with maintaining current ratings with Fitch and Moody’s, […]
June 10, 2014

Chamber Board Supports Proposed School Bond

The Wilmington Chamber of Commerce board of directors have expressed their support for making improvements at area schools by passing a resolution in favor of the $160 million bond referendum proposed by […]
May 16, 2014

Chamber Offers Free Prescription Drug Card

Residents of Wilmington have access to free discount prescription drug cards compliments of the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce. The Wilmington Chamber Rx Card is a free prescription assistance program that was launched […]
May 16, 2014

Need for Pro-Business Climate Stressed in Chamber Public Policy Agenda

The Board of Directors approved the Chamber’s 2014 Public Policy Agenda at their meeting on May 14 (see link below for complete Agenda). The Agenda includes state and local items that bring […]
May 16, 2014

Need for Pro-Business Climate Stressed in Chamber Public Policy Agenda

The Board of Directors approved the Chamber’s 2014 Public Policy Agenda at their meeting on May 14 (see link below for complete Agenda). The Agenda includes state and local items that bring […]
May 14, 2014

Chamber Foundation Donates $10,000 to At-Risk Students Program

In conjunction with the Wilmington Chamber’s work to raise funds for the Youth Enrichment Zone Summer Initiative, the Wilmington Chamber Foundation has voted to donate $10,000 to help establish the program. The […]