Tension between York County residents and Canadian developer Mattamy Homes has increased since the County Council proposed an amendment to the county’s Lake Wylie Overlay ordinance in early September. Residents brought up the possibility of a graveyard blocking construction. The ...Read More »
Government and Politics
Some 150 people from the Charlotte-area business community attended The Mecklenburg Times’ “Future Charlotte – Building a Vision” inaugural breakfast forum at Byron’s South End on Wednesday morning. The event, sponsored by CREW Charlotte, featured a panel of community leaders ...Read More »
The N.C. Department of Transportation briefed the Charlotte City Council this week on plans to widen Interstate 77 with toll lanes in Mecklenburg and Iredell counties, and put a price tag on project-related “bonus funds” the state is slated to ...Read More »
MOORESVILLE – Emotions ran high during a public hearing at a Board of Commissioners meeting Monday, with Mayor Miles Atkins asking a police officer to remove one unruly resident and Ward 2 Commissioner Thurman Houston chastising the crowd for disrespectful ...Read More »
The newly formed Weddington Town Center Committee met Thursday afternoon to discuss a proposed vision for development near the Weddington Corners Shopping Center. In an area just north and east of the shopping center that includes two privately owned residential ...Read More »
Rock Hill’s long-term development project aimed at revitalizing the city’s ‘Bleachery’ textile site has experienced some setbacks since the director of design at Sora Development, Tim Elliot, left the project in June. The Bleachery is at the center of the ...Read More »
Of the 12 zoning petitions voted on by the Charlotte City Council at its meeting Sept. 15, all were approved with the exception of one. The City Council denied the rezoning for an urban residential plan by Pulte Home Corp. ...
Tagged with: Aldersgate Univeted Methodist Retirement Community Inc. Allen Tate Atherton Street Central Piedmont Community College Charlotte city council Crosland LLC Novant Health Pulte Home Corp. Roman Catholic Diocese of CharlotteRead More »
Developers are continuing to focus on high-density, mixed-use projects in Charlotte, according to a host of rezoning petitions filed recently with the city. They all are scheduled for a public hearing before the City Council on Nov. 15. They include ...
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After more than 30 years of amassing 23 acres of land in center city, Levine Properties’ First Ward development project had its groundbreaking ceremony Thursday afternoon. The groundbreaking took place at the corner of East 7th and North Brevard streets, ...Read More »
The developer of a proposed 60-acre revitalization project along South Boulevard in the Sedgefield community has requested that the city’s Zoning Committee delay its consideration of the plan from its Sept. 24 meeting to Oct. 29. The request was filed ...Read More »