Posted on 27 June 2014.
Posted in Cornelius, Davidson, Exit 28 area, Huntersville, Planning & Development, Statesville Road/US 21, Town Hall, Traffic alerts, Transportation, West Catawba Avenue, Westmoreland
Posted on 24 June 2014.
The June 21 letter signed by nine local officials asks for a delay in the contract with Cintra. Click to download the letter.
Updated Wednesday, 10am
By DAVID BORAKS
Nine town commissioners from Cornelius, Huntersville and Davidson have sent a letter to state officials seeking postponement of the NC Department of Transportation’s planned signing of a preliminary deal by month’s end to widen I-77 using toll lanes. The request follows the DOT’s release of information about potentially high rates in the planned toll lanes.
The elected officials – four from Cornelius and three from Huntersville and two from Davidson – are calling on the DOT to delay signing a preliminary contract with Spanish construction firm Cintra Infraestructures – the only company to submit a final bid on the project. Read the full story
Posted in Exit 28 area, Planning & Development, Politics, Transportation
Posted on 05 June 2014.
Workers installed a sign Thursday on the new Aquesta Bank branch in the Food Lion shopping center off North Main Street. (James Sanders/CorneliusNews.net)
Almost six months after it was first announced, downtown Cornelius’s first bank branch in recent memory is finally approaching its grand opening in the Food Lion plaza off North Main Street.
Workers on Thursday were seen installing signage, even as work continued inside. An Aquesta spokeswoman said the bank hopes to open the new branch by June 16.
It will be the fifth Aquesta branch, with construction of another branch in Huntersville currently underway. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Photo of the Day, Photo of the Day, Planning & Development