The P&R Survey is done, but will the board re-address LSF?

Written by: Elizabeth Blevins October 1st, the Board of Commissioners will hold a Special Meeting to hear the results of the long-awaited Comprehensive Parks and Recreation Master Plan created by Rachel Cotter of the McAdams Group. The Board met in August to reschedule a Public Hearing, at which the public would be invited to give […]

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Vote NO to 4-year terms

Written by: Elizabeth Blevins   On November 6 the town of Hope Mills will vote on a referendum which could extend the board’s terms to 4 years.  In an effort to better understand what this board has, or hasn’t accomplished, I audited the last 10 months of meetings.  I encourage you to read them for […]

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Board wants extended term limits

In the Spring of this year Hope Mills Commissioner Mike Mitchell proposed making a drastic change to the town’s charter, suggesting the Commissioners serve 4-year staggered terms instead of the current 2-year terms.  After prolonged discussions it was agreed to put the issue on the November ballot and let the citizens of Hope Mills make […]

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