FIRST ON 3: Ballpark petition has enough signatures
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The New Hanover County Board of Elections says it has verified enough signatures on a petition against a tax-funded baseball stadium in Wilmington.
Elections Director Marvin McFayden said late this afternoon, his office verified 74 signatures today. That brings the total to 2,848.
The petition now goes to Wilmington City Council, which must either adopt it as an ordinance or put it up for a public vote.
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