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‘Mayor of 
Meteorology’ (access required)

What should Mayor Anthony Foxx do if he’s not re-elected next year? He might have a future in meteorology. After all, he continues to make appearances on WCNC-TV, helping meteorologist Larry Sprinkle give the weather report to Charlotteans. Foxx, who ...

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Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority given only $2.5M in face of concerns about agency

The Charlotte City Council has decided to award $2.5 million, rather than $10 million, to the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority, in a blow to the embattled tourism-booster group. The council is expected to vote July 25 on the remainder of ...

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Minority-, women-owned firms call for city to make contracting changes (access required)

The April 15 groundbreaking for the new Mosaic Village complex on Charlotte’s west side was a festive affair with a marching band, marquee tent and business and political leaders galore — and an unofficial job fair for Charlotte’s minority contractors. ...

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