The Gaston County Board of Commissioners is weighing whether to grant a request to rezone about an acre of land in Belmont to be used for an animal shelter. William Morgan made the rezoning request. He also plans to use ...Read More »
Government and Politics
When Yvonne Hart and her husband, Andrea Buzzini, moved to Mooresville Mill Village in 2002, they had high hopes. The historic community of about 400 homes had taken shape around the old Mooresville Cotton Mills in the early 1900s. And ...
Tagged with: Amy Holt Andrea Buzzini Chris Carney Chris Montgomery J.R. Buchanan Jason Holt Jim Cheek Karen Buchanan Mac Herring Mooresville Cotton Mills Mooresville Mill Village Mooresville Town Board Sue Cheek Yvonne HartRead More »
Cabarrus County commissioners are scheduled to vote Monday on whether to accept a county committee’s recommendation to hire Yates, Chreitzberg & Hughes to be the architectural firm to design renovations to the county’s Human Services Center in Kannapolis. Kay Honeycutt, ...Read More »
Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx vetoed a City Council decision Monday — at least briefly. The veto, the first ever for Foxx, who’s running for re-election to a second term next month, came after the council approved, in a 7-5 vote, ...Read More »
The future of a controversial fee the construction industry is charged to build housing in Cabarrus County will be in the hands of the state Supreme Court next week. On Monday, the court will hear arguments in the case involving ...
Tagged with: Cabarrus County Cabarrus County Building Industry Association Cabarrus County Schools Dick Black Lanvale Properties Mike Carpenter North Carolina Home Builders Association Richard Koch Ronnye Boone Union CountyRead More »
By next summer, with the 2012 Democratic National Convention around the corner, Jim Bartl and his staff at the Mecklenburg County Code Enforcement Office are likely going to have their hands full. They could be flooded with permits as contractors ...Read More »
The Iredell County Board of Commissioners last week approved Charlotte-based Crescent Resources’ request to relinquish zoning and subdivision jurisdiction for about 88 acres to the town of Mooresville. The Brawley School Road site is slated for residential development. Joey Raczkowski, ...Read More »
Residents of Concord and Kannapolis are thirsty for more water, and the nearby town of Albemarle is ready to sell it to them across the Stanly County/Cabarrus County line. No bids have been announced for the project yet, but work ...Read More »
An underground parking facility and condos once planned for the Bailey’s Glen subdivision in Cornelius have been tossed aside. Last week, the Cornelius Board of Commissioners unanimously approved changes to a development plan for 9.96 acres in the western portion ...Read More »
Property taxes could drop in Cabarrus County. Last week, the county’s tax administration office made a proposal to county commissioners to lower the base rate for assessing the value of single-family homes from $70 to $68 for the 2012 county ...Read More »