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North Carolina Loosens Stormwater Rules for Developers

North Carolina Loosens Stormwater Rules for Developers

RALEIGH, North Carolina, July 17, 2008 (ENS) – A package of compromise coastal stormwater rules is headed to the desk of North Carolina Governor Mike Easley after the state House passed them Monday night. The state Senate has already passed the measure, and the governor is expected to sign it. The new legislation will replace…

North Carolina's 11 Thirstiest Towns Get Help to Find Water

North Carolina's 11 Thirstiest Towns Get Help to Find Water

RALEIGH, North Carolina, February 12, 2008 (ENS) – Governor Mike Easley is holding out a helping hand to the 11 North Carolina communities facing the most severe water shortages due to the record ongoing drought. The state has identified alternative water supplies that will help bring drinking water to these 11 communities during the even…