Posted on 19 August 2014.
By JONATHAN COX
There was standing room at Town Hall Monday night as residents came to voice their opinions for and against the town’s long-delayed sidewalk construction project on Torrence Chapel Road. Meanwhile, commissioners are moving forward with plans to issue $7.48 million in bonds for a variety of road projects – but without the controversial Floral Lane extension to US 21.
Town officials also approved the Parks and Recreation department’s recommendations on how to allocate $3.4 million of the 2015 bonds package, discussed the Comprehensive Bike Plan, and considered recommendations for improving traffic flow at Exit 28 in preparation for the beginning of the CMS school year.
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Posted in Cornelius, PARC, Planning & Development, Smithville, Statesville Road/US 21, Torrence Chapel, Town Hall, Traffic alerts
Posted on 07 April 2014.
Tammie Thomas and kids weeded around the planting boxes Saturday at the Cornelius Community Garden. See below for a photo gallery of the day. (David Boraks/CorneliusNews.net)
By DAVID BORAKS
Old Cornelius was buzzing with activity Saturday morning: Volunteers prepared planting beds and installed a new stone walkway at the
And at the end of the morning, there was still work to do in some areas.
Hundreds of volunteers from the neighborhood and area churches joined the third annual Smithville Community Coalition cleanup, in the area off Catawba Avenue in old Cornelius. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Downtown and old Cornelius, Life in Cornelius, Photo of the Day, Smithville