Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx and three other local figures have been chosen for a fellowship through 2011 at the The Urban Land Institute’s Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership in Land Use. The group will be working with other teams — led ...Read More »
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The North Carolina Turnpike Authority today said a team made of United Infrastructure Group, Boggs Paving, Anderson Columbia Co. and Rummel, Klepper & Kahl are the low bidders to build a toll road in eastern Mecklenburg County. Bids were opened ...
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Home prices in Charlotte fell 3.4 percent in August compared with August 2009, when the average sales price in the metro area was $120,720, according to the Standard & Poor/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices. The average home sales price in the ...
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Gastonia-based CaroMont Health, a nonprofit health system that includes Gaston Memorial Hospital, announced today that James Greelish has been appointed as director of cardiothoracic surgery. “The addition of Dr. Greelish to the CaroMont Heart Center allows us to offer to ...Read More »
Starting at 8 p.m. today, the right eastbound lane of Woodlawn Road over Interstate 77 in Charlotte will be closed over the weekend in order to do rehabilitation work on the bridge deck, the North Carolina Department of Transportation said. The lane ...Read More »
Bloomberg is reporting today that Bank of America will be downgraded by the bond market following investigations of the bank’s foreclosure processes. According to Moody’s Corp.’s capital markets research group, prices of the bank’s credit-default swaps imply that the debt ...
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The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission today launched an internal investigation of cases over which a former commission attorney, who later took a job with Duke Energy Corp., presided. Charlotte-based Duke said the investigation involves cases spanning from Jan. 1 to Sept. 30 over which Scott ...Read More »
Charlotte’s hotel occupancy rate rose in August to 58.5 percent, up 8 percentage points from August 2009, the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority said today. If the upward trend continues, 2010 will be a better year for Charlotte hotels than last year, CRVA ...Read More »
Mecklenburg County foreclosure filings in September were up by less than 1 percent from September 2009, Irvine, Calif.-based RealtyTrac reported today. The county had 999 foreclosure filings in September, up 0.4 percent from 995 filings September of last year. Last ...
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Duke Energy Corp. today said it is reviewing e-mails featured in a news story about the Indiana president of Duke and a former lawyer at the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission. The e-mails were part of a story by the Indianapolis Star that ...Read More »