Burgaw – Pender County Parks and Recreation will conduct Master Plan Public Meetings to gather public input regarding parks.
The Pender County Parks and Recreation Department invites residents to share their vision for Parks and Recreation activities and facilities throughout the county.
The Pender County Parks and Recreation Department continues to update the Parks and Recreation Master Plan with the goal of better understanding the communities’ current recreation needs as the county prepares for additional parks, facilities, and programs. Since the adopted 2010 Comprehensive Parks and Recreation Master Plan, the county experienced significant growth. The county recognizes the important need for additional parks and recreation resources.
[“The Master Plan Public Meetings throughout the various communities will allow input and feedback on the parks and recreation offerings,” states Dee Turner, Pender County Parks and Recreation. “We would like the members of the public to engage and assist in the planning process.”
The Master Plan Public Meetings will be conducted around the county over the next several weeks beginning on Tuesday, April 27. These meetings are designed to be floating meetings and staff encourages community members to stop by the meeting locations between 4:30-7:30 p.m. to share thoughts and ideas. Additional public meetings will be scheduled for the communities of Burgaw, Currie, Surf City, and Maple Hill.
- April 27 – Poplar Grove Barn, 10200 US-17, Wilmington, NC 28411
- April 29 – Penderlea Gym, 231 W H Robbins Road, Willard, NC 28478
- May 4 – Hampstead Annex, 15060 US Hwy 17, Hampstead, NC 28457
- May 6 – Cape Fear Middle School Gym, 1886 NC- Hwy 133, Rocky Point, NC 28457
The meeting schedule will be available online at https://penderpr.recdesk.com/Community/Calendar and on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Pender-County-Parks-and-Recreation.
For more information about the master plan or public meetings contact the Pender County Parks & Recreation Department 910-259-1330.