Posted on 22 April 2014.
Here’s a map of the West Catawba Avenue area, marked up by town planners. Click for a full size PDF
By DAVID BORAKS
What will a widened West Catawba Avenue look like? Smoother flowing traffic, we hope. But how will it do that?
Cornelius officials plan to send the NC Department of Transportation a list of potential turn lanes, traffic signals and even roundabouts at key intersections along the road, from Jetton Road south to NC 73. They’d also like to see roadside walking and biking paths or bike lanes along the road, which the DOT hopes to widen some time in the next few years. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Cycling, Harborside, Huntersville, Kenton Place, Kenton Place, Kings Point, Magnolia Estates, Peninsula, Planning & Development, Robbins Park, Town Hall, Transportation, Victoria Bay, West Catawba Avenue, Westmoreland
Posted on 08 April 2014.
By DAVID BORAKS
Cornelius commissioners voted 5-0 Monday night to create a new Pre-Development Review Committee that will guide developers before they file applications for new projects. The board also agreed to let Modern Nissan on US 21/Statesville Road expand its car lot. And commissioners endorsed a deal with NC Department of Transportation to repair Jetton Road.
The board also approved spending $11,000 in donated funds on improvements at the Cornelius Animal Shelter on Meridian Street. And they heard about plans for an average 4 percent rate increase beginning July 1 for customers of the town-owned ElectriCities electric utility.
The meeting also included a closed session, to consider a possible real estate acquisition and unspecified contractual matters. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Cornelius, Harborside, PARC, Peninsula, pets, Town Hall, Traffic alerts, West Catawba Avenue