MATTHEWS – Habitat for Humanity Matthews hit a small bump on the way building seven new affordable homes in the Crestdale section of town, part of a larger neighborhood revitalization project. But town planner Jim King said he expects the ...Read More »
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 »
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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At its Feb. 17 meeting, the Waxhaw Planning Board will discuss allowing fast-food restaurants to be placed nearer to each other on the same side of the street. Pavilion Development Co. is requesting the amendment to the unified development ordinance ...Read More »
Weddington will hold a public hearing at 7 p.m. on March 10 concerning a preliminary plat for the Graham Hall subdivision. Graham Hall would be built on Weddington-Matthews Road across from the Weddington Swim and Racquet Club. The 6.9-acre tract ...Read More »
At its Feb. 10 meeting, the Stallings Town Council unanimously approved a request by VSTRA International Corp., a distributer and wholesaler of inflatable products used in such games as paintball and laser tag, for a conditional use permit to allow ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE — A community workshop to discuss the Blue Line light rail extension and University City Area Plan Update has been moved from Tuesday until Feb. 18 due to forecast snow. The Transportation and Community Design meeting will be held ...Read More »
The Charlotte City Council on Monday night approved a contract, worth $598,000, with C Design Inc. to design a new office for the Westover Division of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department and the Neighborhood & Business Services Southwest Service Area Team. ...
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The Union County Board of Commissioners on Feb. 3 approved an allocation of about $3 million to the Union County Board of Education to purchase 49 mobile classrooms. During the past few months, the Board of Education has been evaluating ...Read More »
The Matthews Board of Commissioners will fund $5.2 million in improvements to a section of South Trade Street and has voted unanimously to move forward with selling bonds to fund the project. The project has been discussed for several years, ...Read More »