CHARLOTTE – Back in September, one of the city’s top initiatives was dealt a blow. Officials from Charlotte Area Transit System last year put together an application requesting $24 million in federal grant money from the U.S. Department of Transportation ...Read More »
Editor’s Note: The Mecklenburg Times, in partnership with the American Institute of Architects Charlotte section, asked area architects to create a suburban home that represents Charlotte, drawing on history, culture, natural resources and climate. It was to have a construction ...
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It was supposed to be an 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. promotional event to raise awareness of Habitat for Humanity International, as well as Charlotte’s chapter of the nonprofit affordable homebuilder and the Habitat volunteers employed by Lowe’s Home Improvement stores. But ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Well, that’s a wrap. Less than six months after starting exclusive negotiations with Studio Charlotte Development to redevelop Eastland Mall, the city has decided to go in a different direction before the film-studio idea got past preproduction. The ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Six months later, the word “interim” comes off Shad Spencer’s title. Spencer, 41, and a familiar face to those who have regular dealings with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department, has officially had this convoluted title added to his name: ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The Burson science building sits on the rapidly modernizing campus of UNC Charlotte, about a two-minute walk from the bustling student union. Students pour in and out of the union, on their way to class or back to ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Charlotte uber-developer Peter B. Pappas of Crosland Southeast was feeling so confident after his performance at a Charlotte City Council public hearing Monday night that he revealed the construction schedule of the $200 million, 90-acre Waverly development for ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Apartments near Ballantyne, office buildings in SouthPark and a hotel on the border of Dilworth and South End were all approved by City Council in Monday’s zoning meeting. South Charlotte was well represented at the meeting, as the ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – In the latest crop of rezoning requests submitted to the city, petitioners appear heavily focused on commercial development. The proposals include rezoning land to accommodate the expansion of one of Charlotte’s most well-known companies, along with retail, office ...
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