Governor Signs Legislation Reducing Regulation on Existing Commercial Buildings


Legislation passed by the General Assembly could help encourage the redevelopment of properties like the Johnston Mills in NoDa.

Governor Pat McCrory has signed into law a bill to reduce energy code and storm water regulations on existing commercial structures, to encourage their re-use and redevelopment.

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City Council Approves Zoning Changes for Restaurants, Breweries, Bars & Nightclubs

NoDa2The Charlotte City Council has approved a text amendment that establishes new zoning standards for restaurants, bars, breweries and nightclubs, and which could allow some popular local businesses to more easily expand.

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City Unveils Proposed Revisions to PCCO Mitigation Fee Program

Charlotte Storm Water staff last week unveiled their proposed amendments to the Mitigation Fee program that gives developers an alternative approach to meeting the on-site storm water requirements of the Post-Construction Controls Ordinance (PCCO) on redevelopment sites.

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Charlotte Considering Revisions to TOD Zoning Districts

Charlotte Planning staff recently held a public meeting to discuss their plans to update the Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Zoning District.

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