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North Myrtle Beach residents meet to say no to Cherry Grove canal project

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Many residents met Thursday to express concerns about the Cherry Grove canal project.

The meeting was held at North Myrtle Beach City Hall.

People who live along the canal turned in objections for the amount they have to pay for the project.

“I love this area. I'm a retired South Carolina teacher. It's been my permanent home for a long time, and I'm not moving out. But I do not intend to pay this kind of money for these channels to be dredged. I don't have a dock,” said Mary Anne Cook.

Two more public hearings are scheduled June 30 and July 1.

Both hearings begin at 9 a.m. and will be held at North Myrtle Beach City Hall.

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