Posted on 09 May 2013.
A developer plans to tear down the rear section of Magnolia Plaza (above) to make way for the grocery and new retail shops (David Boraks/CorneliusNews.net)
By DAVID BORAKS
A Florida developer has filed plans with the Cornelius Planning Department to demolish part of the Magnolia Plaza shopping center off West Catawba Avenue and construct what town officials say will be a Publix supermarket.
The Florida-based supermarket chain hasn’t publicly confirmed a lease at the site, but the developer, Halvorsen Development Corp. of Boca Raton, FL, is the company’s shopping center development partner. The shopping center is owned by B.V. Belk. Read the full story
Posted in Antiquity, Magnolia Estates, Planning & Development, West Catawba Avenue
Posted on 05 March 2013.
Cornelius-Lemley Fire Department responded to 41 calls over the past week, including 3 motor vehicle accidents, 3 calls for outside fires, 3 smoke investigations, and 7 fire alarms. More information about these below, along with a tally of this weeks’ medical calls. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Downtown and old Cornelius, Exit 28 area, Glen Ridge, Jetton Cove, Magnolia Estates, West Catawba Avenue
Posted on 18 February 2013.
Architect’s drawing shows the layout of the planned Courtyards, which are aimed at seniors.
Cornelius commissioners on Monday approved a rezoning that will allow an Ohio developer to build 25 “patio-style” single-family homes off Jetton Road extension. Epcon Communities said it plans to sell homes at the planned Courtyards at Cornelius “in the mid-200s,” aiming at buyers age 55 and over. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Cornelius, Magnolia Estates, Planning & Development, Town Hall, West Catawba Avenue
Posted on 15 February 2013.
Cornelius commissioners on Monday will hold a public hearing and vote on the proposed Courtyards at Cornelius, a 25-unit development off Jetton Road extension. The board also is expected to announce its decision on filling the current vacant commissioner’s seat. The meeting begins at 7pm at Town Hall, 21445 Catawba Ave. Read the full story
Posted in Exit 28 area, Magnolia Estates, Planning & Development, Politics, Town Hall, West Catawba Avenue
Posted on 30 January 2013.
The Cornelius Planning Board on Monday night recommended approval of a developer’s rezoning request to allow 25 units on 8.4 acres off Jetton Road extension, near Magnolia Estates. The Courtyards at Cornelius would be aimed at seniors and “empty nesters,” according to descriptions provided to the town. See REAL ESTATE & HOME»
Posted in Business, Cornelius, Magnolia Estates, Planning & Development, Real Estate & Home, West Catawba Avenue
Posted on 28 January 2013.
The Cornelius Planning Board meets Monday night, with an agenda that includes a review of the proposed Courtyard at Cornelius, a residential development off Jetton Road near Magnolia Estates. Read the full story
Posted in Calendar, Cornelius, Magnolia Estates, West Catawba Avenue