The York County Council has awarded a project to Jabo Construction Co. to renovate the first-floor restrooms and hallway at the McCelvey Center. Rock Hill-based Jabo had the lowest bid, $109,451, for the project to make the more than 100-year-old ...Read More »
Government and Politics
The town of Huntersville is expected to close Dec. 15 on a $5.8 million deal to purchase a former medical office building for its new police department headquarters. Greg Ferguson, town manager, said the 27,000-square-foot building, at 9630 Julian Clark ...Read More »
The controversial Monroe connector-bypass project is one step closer to becoming a reality. On Monday, North Carolina Department of Transportation Secretary Gene Conti and North Carolina Turnpike Authority Executive Director David Joyner signed the $367.7 million design-build contract for the ...
Tagged with: Anderson Columbia Co. Boggs Paving David Joyner Gene Conti Monroe Bypass Constructors Monroe Connector-Bypass North Carolina Department of Transportation North Carolina Turnpike Authority Rummel Klepper & Kahl United Infrastructure GroupRead More »
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission’s planning committee postponed a vote last week on the Midtown, Morehead and Cherry Area Plan. The committee made the decision Tuesday to allow planning staff members to meet with the residents of the 455-acre area again. ...Read More »
When Dave Leonetti looks at maps of downtown Hickory, he doesn’t see streets or points of interest. He just sees vacant buildings. Lots and lots of vacant buildings. Some of them are from the 1970s, some from the 1980s. Some ...Read More »
The controversial Monroe Connector/Bypass project is one step closer to being reality. Today, North Carolina Department of Transportation Secretary Gene Conti and North Carolina Turnpike Authority Executive Director David Joyner signed the $367.7 million design-build contract for the 19.7-mile toll ...Read More »
BOSTON — Massachusetts housing advocates and victims of the housing crisis are pressing Attorney General Martha Coakley to reject a settlement over foreclosure abuses that federal officials and other state attorneys general are negotiating with major U.S. banks. A reported $20-billion ...Read More »
WASHINGTON — Congressional bargainers have agreed to increase the size of mortgages insured by the Federal Housing Administration in a compromise being hailed by the housing industry but criticized by conservatives. Under the deal by House and Senate negotiators, the ...Read More »
There’s no shortage of property owners upset over Mecklenburg County’s latest revaluation. But one group of homeowners in the northern town of Cornelius might just be more vocal, and organized, than most. “I’ve never seen such anger and frustration in ...
Tagged with: Board of Equalization and Review Bob Deaton Bob Elliot Chuck Hicks Frank Free Jim Bensman Keller Williams Lake Realty Lane Yates Mecklenburg County Board of Commissioners Sunny Yates Terra Vista Realty Tom PalmerRead More »