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Enlarge Pulled pork will be on the menu at Sweet Lew's. This story first appeared on Charlotte Business Journal by Jennifer Thomas on October 25, 2018. This neighborhood barbecue joint expects to open by the end of November. Sweet Lew’s BBQ is under construction...read more
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Proposed infill project near light rail spurs discussion about preservation, density in urban neighborhoods
Story first appeared on Charlotte Business Journal by Ashley Fahey on Oct 16, 2018. The rate at which Charlotte urban neighborhoods like Belmont and Villa Heights are changing is no secret, and growth there doesn't appear to be grinding to a halt anytime soon. Modest...read more
Mediterranean-style cafe to serve coffee, wine, beer and organic food in Belmont neighborhood starting Sept. 4
Story first appeared on Charlotte Five by Melissa Oyler on August 27, 2018. Photo by Alex Cason. When Siggy Sollitto discovered a brick building that once served as a mini-mart but had been unoccupied for a couple of decades in Charlotte’s Belmont neighborhood, she...read more
ARTIST RENDERING | LAUREL STREET Centra Square, a mixed-income neighborhood in Charlotte’s Belmont community, will be dedicated Aug. 29. Article first appeared on The Charlotte Post by Herbert L. White on August 22, 2018. Homecoming has a double meaning at St....read more
Story first appeared on Charlotte Agenda by Andrew Dunn on August 20, 2018. Charlotte’s barbecue scene is about to get a tasty new addition. Sweet Lew’s BBQ is planning an October 15 opening, and construction is already underway. The fare will be authentic old-school...read more
Below are the minutes from the Belmont Community Association meeting held on June 5, 2018 Conversation with Community Officers Concerns with trespassing issues. If residents want to press trespassing charges, they must first ban the individual from their property....read more
Google Street View of 1007, 1009, and 1017 Parkwood Avenue Project Update - 09/24/2018: Charlotte City Council voted in support of Rezoning Petition 2018-060. Below is an excerpt from an article by Charlotte Biz Journals dated 9/25/2018: Eid Refaey’s petition to build...read more
Below are the minutes from the Belmont Community Association meeting held on May 1, 2018 Conversation with Community Officers Paintball Concerns. There are two officers assigned to these cases, there are legal ramifications when targeting people. Call 911 to report...read more
Amy Aussieker, executive director at Envision Charlotte What's next for Belmont's City Barn building located at 932 Seigle Avenue? Read on to learn how the City is teaming with Envision Charlotte to transform the space into the Innovation Barn - a facility where the...read more
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