The Charlotte City Council is expected to decide whether to launch a pilot program to test high-tech water-watering equipment in two neighborhoods. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Utilities will ask the City Council Monday to approve the testing of the equipment, which a CMU press ...Read More »
Government and Politics
Mecklenburg County today tried to clear up the confusion surrounding second revaluation notices sent to thousands of homeowners. The county said about 5,000 homeowners have received two notices, which stem from adjustments the assessor’s office made to their homes’ values ...Read More »
RALEIGH — The latest effort to limit distracted drivers mashing down cell phone buttons or checking smartphone screens may split the top leaders in the North Carolina Legislature. A House judiciary committee scheduled debate today on a measure that would ...Read More »
Some neighbors are fighting the construction of another multiuse building being proposed for the site of Piedmont Town Center in SouthPark, saying it will take away from a wooded area and increase traffic and crime. But the site’s developer, Charlotte-based ...Read More »
As part of a study on whether the city of Charlotte is awarding enough contracts to minority- and women-owned businesses, the city plans to hold a public hearing in April to receive testimony from the public. The city is looking ...Read More »
Moody’s Investors Service today affirmed its AAA bond rating for Mecklenburg County. In a press release, the county said the credit rating agency cited the county’s “healthy financial position despite some use of reserves, positive steps taken to stabilize and improve ...
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Saying the review process for the ReVenture park energy plant “has been compromised by local political and financial interests,” the Mecklenburg County Waste Management Advisory Board wants an internationally known waste-management firm to study the proposed project. On Tuesday, the ...Read More »
When David Furman started looking in 2001 for a site for McCreesh Place, he discovered that no other single room occupancy developments existed in Charlotte. Furman, owner of Charlotte-based David Furman Architecture, would go on to spearheaded Charlotte’s first and ...
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