KFP: City develops plan for merging inspections

by David Anderson
Kinston Free Press

Although it would cost them revenue up front, city leaders are developing a plan to merge building inspections with the county and encourage greater development through the creation of a “one-stop shop” for obtaining permits.

“The government’s responsibility is to provide a business-friendly atmosphere — within reason — to streamline as many of the governmental services as possible,” Mayor B.J. Murphy said.

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