CHARLOTTE – The City Council is expected to vote Dec. 8 on approving $16 million for phase one renovations to Bojangles’ Coliseum, including $4 million in upgrades that, if approved, could result in the Charlotte Checkers moving their minor-league hockey ...Read More »
President Barack Obama’s decision to weather a Republican backlash and reform immigration regulations could have a significant impact on the housing market. In allowing millions of undocumented residents to work legally and avoid the threat of deportation, Obama is opening ...
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The Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners on Wednesday approved a construction contract with J.D. Goodrum Co. Inc. for the first phase of Berewick District Park along Dixie River Road, just outside Interstate 485 in southwest Charlotte. J.D. Goodrum was one ...
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YORK COUNTY – The York County Council tabled a proposed amendment to the Lake Wylie overlay ordinance at Monday night’s council meeting, and unanimously approved directing the planning staff to revise the planning and zoning processes for the entire county ...Read More »
Dee Dee Harris requested Monday night that the Charlotte City Council approve changes to her rezoning petition to develop Quail Hollow Village, telling City Council members, “This is not a rezoning. It’s an amendment to rezoning.” Harris said the modifications ...Read More »
The York County Council is scheduled to revisit a proposed amendment to its Lake Wylie overlay ordinance at its Nov. 17 meeting, after deferring a vote following concerns raised at a public hearing Oct. 20. The planning staff is working ...Read More »
Off-campus student housing is no longer what it used to be – and that has created several quandaries for local policy makers contending with density, zoning and student safety in north Charlotte. Developers around UNC Charlotte have steadily been building ...Read More »
Huntesrville residents have filed protest petitions and the planning staff has raised concerns regarding Epcon Communities’ latest proposal for an active adult community in Huntersville. At a public hearing before the Town Board of Commissioners on Monday, nearby residents, commissioners ...Read More »
The economic recovery of the last few years has enabled a construction boom around Charlotte, but both contractors and the county department that inspects their projects are finding some qualified workers hard to come by. Under the Mecklenburg County budget ...Read More »
The city of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County continue to reduce the number of homeless people in the county, but the price of housing is making it difficult for families and individuals with low incomes to stay off the streets. The ...Read More »