Pending Charlotte City Council approval, the city’s Neighborhood and Business Services department hopes by August to issue a request for proposals from multidisciplinary consulting teams to develop engineering guidelines that will serve as the foundation for the redevelopment of the ...Read More »
Mecklenburg County Code Enforcement is completing its year-long rollout of inspector teams devoted to either commercial or residential projects, part of an effort to boost customer service. The realignment, which is scheduled to launch June 27, will assign 52 inspectors ...
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Mecklenburg County will continue evaluating three proposals to transform 17 acres in Second Ward, after a meeting during which county commissioners expressed disagreement over what should be built in the area that once was home to the African-American neighborhood of ...Read More »
Each day, Mecklenburg County’s code inspectors collectively inspect 1,000 homes, apartments and commercial buildings under construction. It’s a task that begins just before 7 a.m., when the last of the inspection requests are logged into the county’s system for that ...
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Business and leisure travelers have become increasingly health conscious, and local hotels are keeping pace. It’s part of a growing national trend of “healthy” upscale hotels seeking to meet the needs of guests unwilling to sacrifice their well-being while on ...Read More »
South Charlotte neighborhood associations that challenged the City Council’s approval of a rezoning for workforce housing hope the North Carolina Court of Appeals will reverse a lower-court ruling that said they lacked proper standing to sue. In their lawsuit, the ...Read More »
The long-awaited overhaul of Mecklenburg County zoning regulations is underway but any change is years away, likely only after fits and starts and not until policymakers reach agreement. A meeting last week of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission’s planning committee, a ...
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