Posted on 28 November 2014.
Autumn Care of Cornelius is awaiting final inspections from Mecklenburg County and could open Dec. 14. (David Boraks/CorneliusNews.net)
By DAVID BORAKS
After two years of construction, Autumn Care of Cornelius is preparing to open its doors off Zion Avenue in Cornelius. The administrator of the $12.5 million, 102-bed skilled nursing home said officials awaiting final inspection approvals from Mecklenburg County and expect to admit their first patients on Dec. 14.
The new nursing home is expected to employ about 120 people within six months, administrator Joshua Wood said.
“We’re in the midst of a huge step forward for health care community,” he said. Read the full story
Posted in Church news, Cornelius, Downtown and old Cornelius, Health & Fitness, Nonprofit news, Planning & Development
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