In December, BASE was asked to make a presentation to the Brunswick County Planning Board regarding ongoing housing demand. The Planning Board has seen increased calls from a small faction of citizens to “stop development” in the County.
As we explained to the Planning Board, Brunswick has seen remarkable growth—and will continue to over the coming years. This is due to factors like substantial in-migration as well as the recent major jobs announcement. If the new battery plant creates 500 jobs, where will those employees live? In addition to providing housing for retirees, the County has the land and infrastructure to provide housing for workers across the region.
We believe it is critically important that Brunswick continue to invest in jobs, infrastructure and housing to the benefit of the entire region.
You can read more from the StarNews here.