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Benson Town Meetings Shaping Economic Future

March 7, 2017

The Benson Board of Commissioners are continuing to seek input from residents regarding the town’s Strategic Development Plan. Forgoing their usual meeting protocol, the board conducted the second of six monthly meetings involving the public, town officials and representatives from various agencies including North Carolina State University. Thursday’s session gave participants a chance to voice their concerns, wishes and hopes for key infrastructure elements. “We really want to see good things happen to Benson, not just immediately, but in the long term,” the mayor said. “For those things to happen, you’ve got to plan, we’ve got to work with many people.”

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