It’s been 22 years since the Morrison Regional Library opened in SouthPark, at the intersection of Colony Road and Morrison Boulevard. Back in 1991, said David Singleton, director of libraries in Mecklenburg County, people used the library very differently than they do today.Read More »
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The City Council on Monday night voted to give Mecklenburg County another couple of months to find a buyer for Marshall Park, further convoluting the future of the property in uptown's 2nd Ward.Read More »
MINT HILL – Publix continues its expansion into the Charlotte grocery market, signing a lease at a planned shopping center in this southeastern Mecklenburg County town, bringing its confirmed number of county stores to three. The Lakeland, Fla.-based grocer announced ...
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In 2008, the Charlotte real estate market was beginning to feel the oppression of the Great Recession. That's when a triumvirate real estate group -- Core Properties, Collette & Associates and Trinity Capital Advisors, which is a sister company to Trinity Partners -- decided to open the 100 percent speculative Linville Building.
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Work on Phase 1 of the CityLynx Gold Line, formerly known as the streetcar, is causing more street closings in uptown, as construction creeps toward the Charlotte Transportation Center, the terminus of the opening leg of the transit line.Read More »
Rezoning roundup: City Council approves huge church campus, defers residential switch in zombie subdivision
The City Council on Monday evening gave several “Ayes” to a variety of projects across the city, while not handing out a single “No” and also deferring a few rezoning decisions at its zoning meeting.Read More »
RALEIGH – A bill in the General Assembly that already passed both the House and Senate has been referred to the Committee on Rules and Operations in the Senate for a second time – even as the clock continues to ...Read More »
South Main Square, in the arts district in the town of Davidson, has a little bit of everything. Well, almost everything.What it was missing was a large meeting space – for both business and social uses. But after some renovations to the former space of Davidson Beverage Co. and previously Masterworks School of the Arts in The Business Center, South Main Square will offer Davidson just such a space.Read More »
The North Carolina Department of Transportation will hold an outreach meeting for Disadvantaged Business Enterprise subcontractors about work on an upcoming project that will double the capacity of a stretch of Interstate 85 in Cabarrus County. The meeting is to be held at 11 a.m. on July 24 at the Metrolina Regional Traffic Management Center at 2327 Tipton Drive.Read More »
CHARLOTTE – After nine months of examining the city’s zoning ordinance, a land-use firm is set to release the results of its assessment at a city meeting on July 25. Clarion Associates, based in Denver but with a North Carolina ...Read More »