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
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