The owners of the only home built in the failed Abersham subdivision have been granted easements to access their property. Last week, Mecklenburg County commissioners agreed to grant the 30-foot-wide easement along Greenwold Drive to the Karos family. Jason and ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Crescent Resources has won approval from Iredell County to hold a public hearing for a proposed subdivision at Forest Lake Boulevard and Brawley School Road. Jean Moore, clerk for the county’s Board of Commissioners, said the public hearing, scheduled ...
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The Hickory City Council will be getting into the aviation fuel business via a new $343,000 fuel farm at Hickory Regional Airport. During a City Council meeting last week, council members backed a grant agreement to combine city money and ...Read More »
The Mooresville Artist Guild’s board of directors has approved plans to renovate the former Southern Railway Depot. Ellen Patterson, the guild’s vice president, said the board is working with Mooresville-based architecture firm Adams & Associates to see what improvements are ...Read More »
Last week, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission’s zoning committee recommended that approval not be granted to a rezoning request for 3.23 acres at West Sugar Creek Road, North Graham Street and Mineral Springs Road. Louis Ratcliff Inc. sought the change to ...Read More »
The Bissell Cos. is one step closer to getting the rezoning it needs for a project at Ballantyne Corporate Park. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission’s zoning committee last week recommended approval of the rezoning request. If OK’d later this month by ...
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The transition to the new 2012 North Carolina State Building Code has begun. James Bartl, Mecklenburg County’s code enforcement director, said in a memo Thursday that the transition period for building, fire prevention, mechanical, plumbing and fuel gas codes began ...
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Kevin Higgins is a busy guy. Higgins, a Charlotte contractor and owner of THS National, and his employees have been working hard all spring and summer. But they aren’t building homes; not many contractors are, thanks to the housing market ...Read More »
Charlotte mayoral candidate Scott Stone is building a fan base in the construction industry, winning the endorsement of the Carolinas chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors. The chapter announced their endorsement today, and a press conference is set for ...Read More »
At a time when Mecklenburg County’s construction industry is still hurting from the economic downturn, no one wants to hear that the costs to build could be rising. But that’s what might happen to large commercial construction projects if a ...Read More »