Charlotte Updating Land Development Standards Manual

Development Services

The Charlotte Land Development Standards Manual (CLDSM) Committee determined that updates are required to various City land development standard details.  Throughout the month of July, a PDF file of the draft revised details is available for download from the CLDSM webpage at http://charlottenc.gov/cldsm for public review and comment.  Prior to the proposed effective date of July 31st, 2017, please provide any feedback or comments on the proposed changes via e-mail to Brendan Smith, E&PM Land Development Division at bmsmith@charlottenc.gov.  Also, if you haven’t already, be sure to click the “Notify Me” icon at the top of the page http://charlottenc.gov/cldsm to add your e-mail address to the notification list to stay up to date on future announcements and revisions of the standards manual.

(Source:  Engineering and Property Management – Land Development Division)

 

General Assembly Adjourns, Sending Key Building Industry Bills to Governor

legislative_building_5The 2017 Session of the North Carolina General Assembly adjourned at 2 a.m. on June 30th, after one of the most hectic weeks of legislative activity in memory. With much left undone, legislators announced they will return to Raleigh on August 3rd to consider a limited range of topics (e.g., any veto overrides, bills that were in conference at the end of the session, potential redistricting issues). Further action on other legislation must wait for next year’s “short” session, set to convene on May 16, 2018.

The key legislation for the real estate and building industry are summarized below: Continue reading