New Hanover commissioners approve $44 million for improvements including airport expansion

NHCo commissioners approve $44 million for improvements including airport expansion

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - The New Hanover County board of commissioners approved a $44 million financial package Monday that will pay for improvements to several county-owned properties.

$14.4 million will be used to expand the terminal at Wilmington International Airport.

Here’s a breakdown of the other allocations for improvements:

  • Senior Resource Center $1.8 million
  • Juvenile Justice Facility $16.9 million
  • Echo Farms $2.7 million
  • County equipment and vehicles $5.8 million
  • Lower Cape Fear $1.5 million

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