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Community Meeting Minutes – June 2019

Community Meeting Minutes – June 2019

Below are the minutes from the Belmont Community Association meeting held on June 5, 2019 Conversation with Community Officers & Code Enforcement break-ins have increased recently; several individuals may be suspects trying to help get individuals off the street...

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Grab a treat and pop out your laptop at Queen’s Coffee Bar

Grab a treat and pop out your laptop at Queen’s Coffee Bar

Raina Purvis, owner/operator of Queen’s Coffee Bar in the Belmont neighborhood. Photo credit: Qcitymetro   The story first appeared on QCityMetro.com by Katrina Louis on April 2, 2019.    Raina Purvis comes from a family of entrepreneurs, so it was almost expected...

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Building Belmont’s Best Internship Program

Building Belmont’s Best Internship Program

📣 Calling all Teens in the Belmont Community 📣 Are you looking to build new experience and earn a little money too? Belmont Community Association (BCA) is piloting an internship program called Building Belmont's Best. This internship program is for teenagers between...

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Rezoning Petition: Seigle Ave and E. 15th St.

Rezoning Petition: Seigle Ave and E. 15th St.

Rezoning Petition 2019-008 Petitioner: CoHab, LLC Current Zoning: R-5 Proposed Zoning: MUDD-O Location:  0.52 acres located on the west side of the intersection of Seigle Ave and E. 15th St. Public Hearing Date: TBD Council District: Egleston (1) Decision: Date: Dates...

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A Tiny Park With Big Impact at Piedmont MS

A Tiny Park With Big Impact at Piedmont MS

One tiny park making a huge difference This story first appeared on Around the Crown, a publication of the City of Charlotte on Jan. 25th by Nicole Eaton, Charlotte Communications & Marketing. Move over Pawnee’s Smallest Park in Indiana. Charlotte has a new tiny...

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New Belmont BBQ Joint is a Smokey Success  Home sweet home

This story first appeared on Queen City Nerve on  January 2, 2019  Courtney Mihocik. Lewis Donald asked me if I had my tennis shoes on, not a question I expected when I showed up to interview him. I looked down at my loafers. “Are these OK?” I asked, showing him my...

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Sweet Lew’s BBQ opening in Belmont on Wednesday

Sweet Lew’s BBQ opening in Belmont on Wednesday

Story first appeared on Charlotte Agenda by Andrew Dunn and Ted Williams on December 2, 2018. Charlotte’s barbecue scene is about to get a tasty new addition — Sweet Lew’s BBQ will open to the public at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 5, and will remain open until that...

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