STALLINGS – The town of Stallings has reversed its position on the proposed Monroe Bypass, voting unanimously Monday night to oppose construction of a highway that would circumvent a busy stretch of U.S. 74. The state is expected in the ...Read More »
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STALLINGS – In yet another sign that this farm town is growing up and urban, Stallings will for the first time experience the joys of street-sweeping, long the bane of city-dwelling car owners. But when the big trucks and rotating ...Read More »
Some people just don’t want to move to Florida in retirement. They’d rather stay put in the Carolinas with all the region has to offer: its splendid weather, culture and beautiful scenery. Still, retirees need to take their finances, safety ...Read More »
STALLINGS – After some 90 minutes of arguments for and against, the Stallings Town Council voted unanimously Jan. 13 to approve a conditional zoning request for a new 55-lot residential subdivision just across the Mecklenburg-Union county line from Matthews. The ...Read More »
Epcon Communities this week reinforced its march into the region’s single-family market with the Huntersville Board of Commissioners’ approval of one of its communities of patio-style, detached condominium homes for adults 55 and older. On Jan. 6, after weeks of ...
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Monroe Bypass divides Union County communities: DOT suspends work but continues payments to contractors, including one facing unrelated felony charges
State and federal transportation officials are putting the final touches on a second draft environmental report on the proposed Monroe Bypass, as nearby towns debate the project’s merits. Meanwhile, a lead bypass construction contractor continues to collect payments even though all work on the project has been suspended – and even as the company and four of its employees face federal fraud charges not related to the bypass work.
Tagged with: Anderson Columbia Co. Inc. Arnold Price attorney Roy Black Boggs Paving Co. Carl A. Drew Boggs III David Waddell Fairview Town Council Federal Highway Administration Greg MIller Greg Tucker Hemby Bridge Indian Trail Town Council Jerry Clontz John Styx Cuthbertson trucking Kevin HIcks Lynda M. Paxton Mineral Springs Monroe Bypass Monroe Bypass Constructors LLC Monroe City Council N.C. Department of Transportation Rick Baucom Southern Environmental Law Center Stallings Union County Board of Commissioners Union County Chamber of Commerce United Infrastructure Group Inc. WeddingtonRead More »