Posted on 20 January 2015.
Kurt Naas, left, of Widen I-77 answers reporters questions Tuesday with lawyer Matt Arnold. (David Boraks/DavidsonNews.net)
By DAVID BORAKS
CHARLOTTE – Calling the NC DOT’s I-77 widening plan unconstitutional, the nonprofit anti-toll group Widen I-77 filed suit Tuesday at Mecklenburg Superior Court seeking to halt the $655 million project. Meanwhile, the DOT acknowledged Tuesday that it expects its private partner on the project won’t make a Jan. 22 deadline to obtain financing, but the deadline will be extended to give the company more time.
The Cornelius-based group’s leaders announced the suit at a press conference Tuesday morning at the offices of their lawyers, Arnold & Smith, surrounded by TV cameras and reporters. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Cornelius, Exit 30 area, Huntersville, Living with Growth, Planning & Development, Public works
Posted on 09 January 2015.
Posted in Exit 30 area, Public safety
Posted on 24 December 2014.
Posted in Exit 30 area, Police Blotter
Posted on 24 November 2014.
By DAVID BORAKS
With national media swarming around the story, Davidson police are still looking for evidence that could help them determine who was with 41-year-old Sarah Long on the July night she was shot to death in her Davidson condo.
Police said Monday they’ve obtained mobile phone records and are awaiting test results and analysis of other evidence as they investigate Long’s death. So far they haven’t named a suspect, saying only that they are gathering information about an unnamed an “person of interest.”
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Posted in Exit 30 area, Police Blotter, Public safety