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Fees slated to take a hike: City counting on increased development service charges to fight budget deficit (access required)

Fees slated to take a hike: City counting on increased development service charges to fight budget deficit <span class="dmcss_key_icon"><img alt="(access required)" src="/files/2013/10/lock1.png" border=0/></span>

CHARLOTTE – Increases in regulatory service fees that could bring in an additional $1.4 million to help offset about $21.7 million in revenue losses were presented last week to the City Council, which is expected to vote on its budget ...

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Vision for N. Tryon corridor emerges (access required)

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CHARLOTTE – A vision for the revitalization of the North Tryon Street corridor is beginning to take shape: a dense, walkable mixed-use urban neighborhood. The revitalization is being led by Charlotte Center City Partners, whose board of directors gathered in ...

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Making tracks: Developers look northeast and northwest as plans progress for streetcar, Blue Line extensions (access required)

Making tracks: Developers look northeast and northwest as plans progress for streetcar, Blue Line extensions <span class="dmcss_key_icon"><img alt="(access required)" src="/files/2013/10/lock1.png" border=0/></span>

Development along the Lynx Blue Line extension is ramping up in anticipation of it coming online, and the second phase of the Gold Line streetcar is likely to receive federal funding this year on top of being picked to be ...

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Foundation for the Carolinas requests funding for Carolina Theatre restoration (access required)

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CHARLOTTE – The Foundation for the Carolinas has asked the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners to contribute $3.7 toward the restoration of the Carolina Theatre as part of a larger plan to revitalize the North Tryon Street corridor. Michael Marsicano, ...

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Rezoning Roundup: Golf complex, hotel planned for I-485 and Arrowood (access required)

Rezoning Roundup: Golf complex, hotel planned for I-485 and Arrowood <span class="dmcss_key_icon"><img alt="(access required)" src="/files/2013/10/lock1.png" border=0/></span>

CHARLOTTE – The City Council and its staff will review several new rezoning requests over the coming months, with public hearings scheduled for June 15 on each proposal. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department will make recommendations before the City Council votes ...

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