To increase connections among residents and support equitable development in Charlotte’s Historic West End, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has provided the City of Charlotte $394,200 in funding to support the city’s $5.5-million urban open space, Five Points Plaza.
The Board of Commissioners will hold special meetings on January 21, January 29 and February 12, 2020, from 6:00 to 9:00 pm in the Matthews Town Hall, for a kickoff to the Board of Commissioners' 2019-2021 term.
Representatives from the Charlotte Regional Transportation Planning Organization (CRTPO) have announced the launch of "Beyond 77," a comprehensive study aimed at developing alternative transportation options for those who travel the I-77 corridor from Statesville, North Carolina, to Rock Hill, South Carolina.
Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are working with CMPD's Crimes Against Children Unit to conduct a homicide investigation into the death of a five-month-old infant.
The Town of Matthews and the Matthews Appearance and Tree Advisory Committee have partnered with TreesCharlotte to give away trees to residents of Matthews on Saturday, February 1 at the Matthews United Methodist Church parking lot from 9:00 am until 11:00 am. Approximately 400 trees will be given out on a first-come, first-served basis.