The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department has prepared a text amendment in response to a request that the county’s zoning provide more flexibility for short-term care facilities.Read More »
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The Charlotte City Council is expected to revisit a divisive proposal that would eliminate the natural area from the city’s Post Construction Controls Ordinance during its meeting Nov. 28. The proposal would do away what city staffers say is a ...Read More »
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Charlotte’s plans for a 25,000-square-foot adult care facility took a step forward Monday when the City Council approved a rezoning request. The rezoning is for more than 20 acres on the north side of South ...Read More »
Liberty Healthcare Properties of Mecklenburg County won Charlotte City Council rezoning approval Monday for its plans to build a skilled-nursing facility. The request was for more than 17 acres on the south side of Providence Road West between Community House ...Read More »
The Charlotte City Council will discuss controversial changes to the city’s towing ordinance Monday night. In December, the council’s Community Safety Committee came up with proposed changes to the ordinance. Among the suggestions: regulations on where “no parking” signs must ...
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Amendments more than a year in the making may be made to Charlotte’s towing ordinance in the coming months, and business owners say it’s about time. “There was one instance, and I saw it with my own eyes, where a ...
Tagged with: Charlotte city council Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Eddie Levins Frank Scibelli Freedom Recovery Lisa Frye Mark Newbold Randy McElwain S&R Wrecker Southern Piedmont/Charlotte Better Business Bureau Tim Harden United TowingRead More »
Thanks to budget shortfalls, Mecklenburg County facilities, such as recreation centers, libraries and schools, have found themselves on the chopping block. In some neighborhoods, though, the impact is worse than in others. Some communities are losing multiple facilities, which could ...
Tagged with: Angela Haigler Belmont Community Development Corp. Charlotte city council Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Harold Cogdell Jennifer Roberts Mecklenburg County Board of Commissioners Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department Patsy KinseyRead More »
In Charlotte, affordable housing has lately been at the fore of the “What role should government play?” debate. When voting for bond proposals Nov. 2, residents showed support for the city’s efforts to provide affordable-housing units. But the $15 million ...
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Charlotte City Councilman Andy Dulin, a Republican representing District 6, said he is upset over the location of projects financed by the bonds package approved by voters Nov. 2, saying none are in south Charlotte. Responding to a map presented ...Read More »