Budget/Fiscal · Uncategorized

Cornelius Charter School?

Last week the Cornelius town board was asked to consider joining HB 514, a bill that would give Cornelius the option of starting its own charter school. Last night CMS gave a presentation on the “facts” around HB 514.  Since the format did not allow for dialogue, I offer my response here. Continue reading “Cornelius Charter School?”


I77 Meeting #6: Complete and Delete and…

UPDATE: Next I77 Advisory Group meeting rescheduled to May 10, 1-3pm.  Location TBD.

For last week’s meeting we finally got around to discussing the “complete and delete” option… as well as some other interesting developments. Continue reading “I77 Meeting #6: Complete and Delete and…”

Transportation · Uncategorized

I77 Advisory Group Holds First Meeting

UPDATE: Just spoke with the Director of the North Carolina Turnpike Authority (NCTA). Future meetings will be open to the public. Tentative dates for the next meetings are Feb 14 & 22; venue TBD.  In conformance with NC public meeting law, notice of dates/times/locations will be publicly posted (probably on the NCTA website). To be clear, going forward these will be public meetings, not public hearings, so I don’t anticipate a public comment period.

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