Posted on 21 May 2013.
Davidson Lands Conservancy officials and members of the Runnymede Homeowners Association board gathered in the Runnymede Woods east of Davidson on May 6 to sign an agreement that permanently protects more than 50 acres of woodlands. See more in REAL ESTATE & HOME»
Posted in Cabarrus County, East Davidson, Environment, Nonprofit news, Photo of the Day, public spaces, Top stories
Posted on 07 May 2013.
Updated Wednesday 8:03am
Piedmont Natural Gas says work on a new gas pipeline at the northern edge and just north of Davidson on Wednesday could be noisy. The work is scheduled between 10am and noon. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Cabarrus County, Calendar, Concord, Downtown & old Davidson, Environment, Public safety, Public works, Town Hall
Posted on 29 April 2013.
Residents of the Runnymede neighborhood in east Davidson have voted to protect 50 acres of nearby woodlands through a conservation easement with the Davidson Lands Conservancy. The deal allows the neighborhood to continue to own and use the land along the Rocky River and includes Whale Rock – one of the largest granite outcrops in the area. The lands conservancy will help protect the property’s natural features. See the full story in REAL ESTATE & HOME»
Posted in Cabarrus County, Concord, Environment, real estate, Runnymede
Posted on 11 January 2013.
Lake Norman-area residents and elected officials will have chance to share their views on transportation and growth during a pair of regional meetings next week in Mooresville. On Tuesday, the 14-county CONNECT Our Future” consortium will host an open house to discuss growth in the coming decades. Then on Thursday, the Lake Norman Regional Transportation Commission invites elected and appointed officials as well as residents to a transportation summit, looking at the policy effects of growth on the transportation system. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Cabarrus County, Calendar, Concord, Cornelius, Huntersville, Kannapolis, Lincoln County, Mooresville, Planning & Development, Transportation
Posted on 02 November 2012.
Workers have cleared trees off N.C. 73 near Summer’s Walk and the trailer park to make way for a new natural gas pipeline. (David Boraks/DavidsonNews.net)
Map shows the approximate route of the Piedmont Natural Gas Sutton Pipeline through Mecklenburg County. Click for a larger version. (Adapted from PNG map filed with N.C. Utilities Commission)
By DAVID BORAKS
Workers with heavy equipment have begun construction of the Davidson section of a new 30-inch natural gas pipeline that will supply gas to a converted power plant near Wilmington. The route cuts northwest to southeast through the northern part of Davidson and tree clearing is already visible at major road crossings, including NC 73 near the Summers Walk neighborhood and East Rocky River Road just east of Shearers Road. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Cabarrus County, Cornelius, Davidson College, East Davidson, Environment, Huntersville, Mecklenburg County, Planning & Development, real estate, Summer's Walk, Town Hall
Posted on 30 October 2012.
The new friends meetinghouse is in a renovated house on South Street in Davidson, next to Davidson Elementary School.
The Davidson Friends Meeting will celebrate completion of its new meetinghouse, in a renovated house on South Street in Davidson, with an open house this Sunday. Meanwhile, Mt. Zion United Methodist Church in Cornelius will be busy on Saturday, Nov. 3, with its 73rd annual barbecue and a yard sale on the front lawn. Plus news from Hopewell Baptist, Davidson United Methodist, and Gethsemane Baptist. Read the full story
Posted in Cabarrus County, Calendar, Church news, Concord, Cornelius, Downtown & old Davidson, East Davidson, Fund-raisers, Huntersville, Mooresville, Planning & Development
Posted on 13 July 2012.
Carolinas HealthCare System presented new drawings of what the proposed mental health hospital off NC 73 will look like. Download a copy of the presentation below.
By DAVID BORAKS
Carolinas HealthCare System showed detailed plans for its proposed $36 million behavioral health hospital off N.C. 73 and the town manager presented new data on the project’s economic impact at a forum Thursday night. But opponents said afterward they’re still prepared to sue to stop the project if the town doesn’t halt it and give residents a chance to appeal. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Cabarrus County, Concord, Cornelius, East Davidson, Health & Fitness, Huntersville, Living with Growth, Mooresville, Nonprofit news, Planning & Development, River Run, Summer's Walk
Posted on 05 July 2012.
Listeners at the edges of WDAV-FM’s broadcast area should have their signal back this week, after the Davidson-based classical public radio radio station completed most of the repairs to its antenna, which was damaged in May. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Cabarrus County, Cornelius, Davidson College, Huntersville, Kannapolis, Mooresville, Nonprofit news, WDAV