Posted on 20 November 2014.
Asst. Town Manager Andrew Grant speaks to business owners at Prosciuttos about the ongoing work at Exit 28 (Jonathan Cox/CorneliusNews.net)
By JONATHAN COX
Owners of Exit 28-area businesses crowded Prosciutto’s Pizza off Torrence Chapel Road Wednesday night to discuss how to lure back customers, now that lanes are open again after the NCDOT’s $5.4 million interchange reconstruction project. In a discussion that ranged from relaxing town sign rules to winning positive media attention to devising new promotions, they talked about how to recover after a difficult summer.
Most importantly, they said businesses need to cultivate a positive image for the Exit 28 area in the wake of negativity and complaints about traffic at the interchange. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Cornelius, Downtown and old Cornelius, Exit 28 area, Living with Growth, Planning & Development, Town Hall, Transportation
Posted on 06 November 2014.
Posted in Bailey Road, Downtown and old Cornelius, Lake Norman, Nantz Road, Nantz Road, Peninsula, Planning & Development, Real Estate & Home, Torrence Chapel, Town Hall, Traffic alerts, Transportation, West Catawba Avenue
Posted on 31 October 2014.
The work includes terminal expansions, better baggage handling and a new hourly parking deck (above), which will open in Nov. (David Boraks/DavidsonNews.net)
By JONATHAN COX
[UPDATE: CLT International has announced that the hourly parking deck is now scheduled to open in late November. See details on the airport's Facebook page]
Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is in the midst of a $1.5 billion expansion, as it renovates and expands its terminal, parking, and runway system. Some of the improvements are close to opening, including a new short-term parking deck and car rental facility.
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Posted in Aviation, Business, Planning & Development, Transportation