Posted on 01 February 2012.
Posted in Environment, Huntersville, kids, Mooresville, Photos
Posted on 14 December 2011.
Map shows locations of potential stations and financing districts. Click to download the PDF.
$452 million project won’t happen without all area governments in, task force chair says
By DAVID BORAKS
MOORESVILLE – Supporters of the Red Line Regional Rail Project north of Charlotte began their sales campaign in earnest Tuesday at a meeting of about 150 area elected and appointed officials. Leaders from across the region were there to hear the pitch, from Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx and Mecklenburg County Commission chair Harold Cogdell to town commissioners from the Lake Norman area.
There were plenty of skeptics in the crowd at the Charles Mack Citizens Center: local officials with questions about financing, retirees worried about higher taxes, and conservatives philosophically opposed to rail transit. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Commuter rail line, Cornelius, Downtown & old Davidson, Huntersville, Mooresville, Planning & Development, Politics, Public works, South Main Street, Town Hall
Posted on 13 October 2011.
SOURCE: Davidson Lands Conservanc
Campers enjoyed a bonfire at Fisher Farm Park Saturday at the Davidson Lands Conservancy's campout. (Davidson Lands Conservancy)
More than 75 people enjoyed a day of family fun – from nature hikes to skits to readings around a campfire – during the Davidson Lands Conservancy’s ‘Saturday in the Park’ family campout at Fisher Farm Park, off Shearers Road.
Activities started in the afternoon with a nature hike led by David Grant, Professor Emeritus of Biology at Davidson College. Prof. Grant led adults and children through the meadows and streams of Fisher Farm, talking about the spiders than inhabit this 200-acre preserve on the east side of Davidson. Campers got to see a “Writing Spider” (so named because legend has it if this type of spider writes your name in its web, your death is imminent) wrap up a grasshopper that got caught up in its web. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, East Davidson, Environment, Huntersville, Mooresville, Nonprofit news, public spaces
Posted on 11 October 2011.
Posted in Cornelius, Davidson Pointe, Environment, Exit 30 area, Fund-raisers, Huntersville, Lake Davidson, Lake Norman, Mooresville, Nonprofit news, Photo of the Day, public spaces
Posted on 10 October 2011.
Reader Kenneth Lesco caught this sunset over Lake Norman Friday evening, Oct. 7, just north of I-77 Exit 30. (Kenneth Lesco photo)
We’re always looking for good photos of Davidson, people and events. Send us your photos for consideration at email@example.com
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Posted in Cornelius, Huntersville, Lake Norman, Mooresville, Photo of the Day