Press

 

State Port Pilot: November 5, 2014: Advertise it for sale, SPA told.

 

State Port Pilot: August 13, 2014: Study: Park could add 169 jobs.

 

State Port Pilot: May 28, 2014: Park plan for former port site unveiled.

 

NC Coastal Federation News: January 23, 2014: Still plugging away on Cape Fear Park.

 

Port City Daily: July 25, 2013: Ports board receptive to turn Southport site into state park.

 

StarNews: July 25, 2013: N.C. ports asked to use mega port land for park.

 

Wilmington Business Journal: July 25, 2013: Conservation group suggests park for port site.

 

State Port Pilot: June 12, 2013: Park lobbied for ‘port’ site.

 

State Port Pilot: March 6, 2013: Group wants to preserve 25,000 acres of seashore.

 

Fayettville Observer: December 27, 2012: Our View: Cape Fear national park? Tall order.

 

Star News: December 26, 2012: Megaport opponents turn to seashore project.

 

Star News: July 23, 2012: Gubernatorial candidates say they won’t pursue port in Southport.

 

Carolina Journal: July 23, 2012: Southport megaport sinking for lack of support.

 

Star News: July 19, 2012: Walter Dalton wouldn’t pursue new deepwater port if elected.
Pat McCrory doesn’t want a new deepwater port either.

 

Pat McCrory Campaign press release: July 19: Market does not support another deepwater port.

 

State Port Pilot: June 27, 2012: NCIT funding cut from budget.

 

Squall Lines: June 14, 2012: Opaque government

 

Star News: June 13, 2012: Save the Cape urges Senators to prohibit Southport port spending in budget.

 

State Port Pilot: June 13, 2012: NCIT-funding ban not in Senate budget.

 

Star-News: May 21, 2012: Port foes lobby to block funds.

 

Star-News: December 13, 2011: Opponents of megaport idea crowd hearing.

 

Star-News: November 5, 2011: State official doubts port foes’ theory of scaled-down project.


Star-News: October 8, 2011: Group seeks to stop talks of a megaport.

 

Star-News: January 17,  2011: Southport man uses skills to focus on saving the cape.


Star-News: January 6,  2011: Authority to keep port site, opponents’ concerns remain.

 

Star-News: November 7,  2010: Save the Cape group forms to protect coastal areas.

 

Star-News: August 10,  2010: Southport nonprofit aims to protect land at site of possible megaport.