Support for the Connect NC Bond in the News



Follow along with the Alliance's coverage of the Connect NC Bond Referendum here! We'll be posting letters to the editor and opinion pieces from concerned homeowners across the state. Join us in raising your voice in support of the bond campaign. If you are interested in submitting a letter to the editor to your local paper, let us know at [email protected]

To learn more about how the bond will help your area, visit our website for an in-depth look at how the bond will be distributed across the state.

We're starting off our coverage with an op-ed from Chapel Hill resident, Mark Zimmerman about the bond's impact on his area.

Chapel Hill News:

Mark Zimmerman: An easy choice on the ballot March 15

"Who will benefit from the bond? Well, the bond drafters were smart. They spread the wealth across the state. Seventy three counties will receive funds directly; the rest are eligible to get water and sewer projects. Fifty eight community colleges and all 17 campuses in our university system will receive the lion’s share of the dollars. Agriculture, our state’s largest industry, will benefit from a new plant science complex, assisting farmers small and large."


This past Monday, Alliance member, Billie Green spoke in the Asheville Citizen-Times about how the bond will benefit the western part of the state.

Asheville Citizen-Times

Billie Green: Connect NC bond will have tremendous economic impact

"I see how education, water infrastructure and natural resources impact job creation. I’m also a strong supporter of the North Carolina Homeowners Alliance, urging you to vote yes for the Connect NC bond referendum....The Connect NC bond will strengthen neighborhoods and communities by improving property values and raising the quality of our citizens’ lives. Let’s make the smart move and invest in North Carolina’s future."