CHARLOTTE – Interstate highway noise walls created the biggest commotion at the City Council’s business meeting Monday night, with the council approving noise-blocking walls along Interstate 77 and discussing two walls along the I-277 loop north of center city. The ...Read More »
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CHARLOTTE – The Bissell Cos. has received engineering approval for property on which it has announced plans to build an 11-story office tower, leaving only one step remaining before the company would be allowed to start construction. Bissell, the local ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The Catholic Diocese of Charlotte Housing Corp. will soon start development on a 13-unit multifamily project called Mother Teresa Villa, off South Tryon Street in the Steele Creek area, after being issued a Mecklenburg County building permit. The ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – For the next many months at the main campus of Carolinas Medical Center, the kitchen staff won’t have a permanent place to call work. The cooks and dishwashers and other staffers who prepare and distribute food and clean ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – A look at the city’s office-market statistics would indicate that the market has improved by a solid measure since the depths of the recession. Office vacancies at the end of 2013 were 14.8 percent, down 3.8 percentage points ...Read More »
An under-construction Los Angeles skyscraper will land in the history books not only for being the tallest building east of the Mississippi River, but for the largest continuous concrete pour as well, according to a report from The Associated Press. ...
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CHARLOTTE – Monday night’s City Council meeting would probably be more appropriate in a feature called Inaction Items, as this week’s meeting was more notable for the decisions deferred than the decisions made. Still, a couple of rezoning requests were ...
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CHARLOTTE – As 2013 has rolled into 2014, the data heads over at Karnes Co., a local analytics firm that keeps tabs on the city’s commercial real estate markets, have been on task collecting in-depth information about the office, industrial ...Read More »
CONCORD – J.J. Kane Auctioneers on Feb. 27 is holding an absolute auction on used bucket trucks, utility equipment and other vehicles at Charlotte Motor Speedway, 5555 Concord Parkway South, Concord. An absolute auction means that no reserve price has ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE — For the past several years, science students at Central Piedmont Community College have often had trouble completing required courses in a timely manner. The backup in sciences wasn’t the result of a lack of science professors or quality ...Read More »