Charlotte-based construction company Rodgers is part of a team that has won the construction management contract for the 2012 Democratic National Convention. The DNC today announced the recipients of the construction manager, event architect and exposition and event services provider ...Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
It was August, and Crest Properties had just bought a 3,100-square-foot house at 1614 Meadowlark Landing Drive in the Lawing Pond neighborhood in Charlotte. The subsidiary of Indianapolis-based Timberstone Homes had planned to renovate, and then sell, the 4-year-old home. ...
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In 2006, before the recession, the Charlotte Regional Realtor Association had 8,152 members. Today, its membership is thinner by about 1,407, a decline that, no doubt, is a byproduct of the market’s downturn. It’s not as much of an exodus ...Read More »
Union County’s building inspection department moved Thursday into renovated space on the ground floor of the Union County Government Center, 500 N. Main St., in Monroe. The department had been operating from the seventh floor of the government center for about a ...
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The city of Rock Hill, S.C., has been chosen as a National League of Cities Showcase City — and one of its mixed-use projects has been recognized in the economic development category. The Riverwalk project is a planned 1,008-acre pedestrian- ...Read More »
Jim Schumacher, an assistant Charlotte city manager who played a role in integrating the expansion of the Convention Center with the NASCAR Hall of Fame and a 19-story office tower, is retiring Jan. 1. Schumacher has worked for the city’s Engineering ...Read More »
Catawba County commissioners have agreed to rezone land along N.C. Hwy. 150 to make way for a shopping center. At their Monday meeting, commissioners supported changing the zoning of the 1.84 acres from residential to highway commercial-conditional at the request of Scott Gilleland. ...Read More »
A controversial proposed change to the city of Charlotte’s Post Construction Controls Ordinance is one step closer to becoming reality. On Monday, the City Council’s Environment Committee voted 3-2 to recommend removing a natural-area requirement from the PCCO, a change that many in ...Read More »
Overhead public utility structures are out. Breezeways are in. Those are among changes that are part of the first phase of residential design standard changes OK’d Monday by the Charlotte City Council. The zoning text amendment restricts lots created after Dec. ...Read More »