Overhead public utility structures are out. Breezeways are in. Those are among changes that are part of the first phase of residential design standard changes OK’d Monday by the Charlotte City Council. The zoning text amendment restricts lots created after Dec. ...Read More »
The Mooresville Town Board on Monday denied a request from MAG Land Development to transfer $514,280 in availability and system development fee credits to GK Curtis Pond. Maia Setzer, Mooresville’s executive director of administration, said the credits were part of ...
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A controversial proposed change to the city of Charlotte’s Post Construction Controls Ordinance is one step closer to becoming reality. On Monday, the City Council’s Environment Committee voted 3-2 to recommend removing a natural-area requirement from the PCCO, a change ...Read More »
Allison Harvey thought she’d go into political science but shifted gears and found herself living on an island in South Carolina as a town manager. Today, she’s working on a strategic plan that will redefine some of the zoning regulations and ...Read More »
Charlotte developer Forest City Land Group wants to add several hundred new homes to its planned Cotton Creek development in Mooresville. But it first needs approval from the town’s board, which is expected to take up the issue Nov. 14. ...Read More »
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 »
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, ...
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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 »