Category Archives: Capital Improvements

Blog posts about capital improvements across the county including infrastructure, schools, roads, water & sewer, etc.

The Day the “People’s Voice” Died…

Think of days/years  that when you hear the date, they bring back memories…good and bad. 1908 – Model T December 7, 1941 – Pearl Harbor December 25 – Christmas Easter – Christ’s Resurrection July 4 – Independence Day September 11 – 3000 … Continue reading

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Info for Storm Damaged Businesses in Sanford

Fact Sheet for Businesses of All Sizes If your business or private, nonprofit organization has suffered physical damage or your small business or private, nonprofit organization of any size has sustained economic injury after a disaster, you may be eligible … Continue reading

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It’s Official- NC is a Disaster Zone and Eligible for Federal Aid

This message just in from our County Manager: The President has now offiially declared North Carolina as a major disaster zone.   In addition, FEMA representatives will be back in Lee County today to begin reviewing sites for setting up offices for citizens … Continue reading

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Surely She Can’t Be Serious!

Well, Governess Perdue has shown us, once again, her secret formula for becoming a one-termer.  Her recent budget proposal pushes mandated public school spending requirements down to county level.  Yesterday, she formally offered the meager fund balances from all 100 counties to pay off those recurring costs … Continue reading

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It’s just your money…

being spent on the Temple again! So in light of this news from the Fayetteville Observer (Published: 11:41 AM, Mon Feb 07, 2011), http://www.fayobserver.com/articles/2011/02/07/1069302?sac=Local Sanford, Harnett receive energy efficiency grants: “….In Sanford, $67,385 was awarded for lighting retrofits and upgrades for … Continue reading

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