CHARLOTTE – Somewhat lost in the apartment boom in South End, where developers are putting up thousands of units across the neighborhood, has been talk about the commercial development that will surely accompany all those multifamily units. The South End ...Read More »
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CHARLOTTE – With a new City Council taking the helm, one of its duties is to make nominations to fill positions on various council boards, and in January it will appoint three people to two boards that affect real estate ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The city is looking for a “stable of appraisers” at Charlotte Douglas International Airport mainly for future land purchases, according to CLT Spokeswoman Lee Davis. On Monday, the city issued a request for qualifications from firms interested in ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – After months of negotiations, the Charlotte Area Transit System announced Monday that a contract agreement had been reached with a bus union that should prevent CATS service interruption – in a state that doesn’t allow any government body ...
Tagged with: bus uinion Carolyn Flowers CATS Charlotte Area Transit System contract agreement federal collective bargaining law McDonald Transportation N.C. law prohibiting government as bargaining agent Transit Management of CharlotteRead More »
CHARLOTTE – American International Group, the New York-based insurance colossus, is the latest multinational corporation to announce plans to establish a larger presence in the Charlotte area, according to the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce. Gov. Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce ...
Tagged with: AIG American International Group Gov. Pat McCrory Job Development Investment Grant N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker N.C. Department of Commerce Robert Dickie technology center Uconda Dunn United Guaranty Corp.Read More »
CHARLOTTE — On Monday night over dinner, the new Charlotte City Council heard for the first time a proposal for a project that would transform the Bojangles Coliseum area into a mixed-use amateur sports complex. GoodSports Enterprises, out of Sarasota, ...
Tagged with: Bojangles Coliseum Charlotte city council city of Charlotte Economic Development Committee Core Construction GoodSports Enterprises Independence Boulevard mixed-use amateur sports complex R.J. Leeper request for proposalsRead More »
MATTHEWS – In the final meeting of the outgoing Board of Commissioners in this suburban Charlotte town, board members unanimously approved a “unified development ordinance” that will have a lasting impact on planning and zoning in the town. Commissioner Suzanne ...Read More »
MONROE – The Monroe Bypass Constructors LLC, the company contracted to build the Monroe Bypass, is throwing a barbecue to rally support for the contentious project. The rally will be held from 6-7 p.m. Dec 10 in Room A of ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – After months of negotiations, the Charlotte Area Transit System announced Monday that a contract agreement had been reached with a bus union that should prevent CATS service interruption – in a state that doesn’t allow any government body ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – What do you do if you’re the Charlotte Housing Authority and one of your affordable-housing communities specifically for the geriatric gets, well, geriatric? According to Eric Johnson, the chief development officer at the CHA, you start an $8 ...Read More »