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Downtown ‘idea’ meeting draws 40 people

Revised on: 12.1.2017 at 11:40 a.m.

Posted on: 11.29.2017 at 08:07 p.m.

Jackie Steinberg, left, prepares to write down ideas to improve downtown during a listening session Wednesday night. Steinberg is president of the Whiteville Downtown Development Commission, which sponsored the forum, facilitated by Bruce Naegelen of the N.C. Department of Commerce, at right. About 40 people heard a wide variety of suggestions as downtown awaits a decision on its Main Street application.

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