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Rare, unspoiled Piedmont prairie wins protection
- Sep 06, 2018
A special spot of ancient prairie, never worked or plowed, has been preserved.
Study: Charlotte region lags in food economy, farmers markets
- Jul 09, 2018
A new report finds Charlotte and its region are underperforming in many measurements of its local food economy.
Should Mecklenburg farms get more protection? Here’s how that could happen.
Michael J. Solender - Feb 12, 2018
As local foods from local farms grow more popular, some in Mecklenburg explore whether to push for a voluntary agricultural district to help local farmers. Only 12 N.C. counties lack one.
Feds want metro transportation planning less fractured. Good luck with that.
- Sep 07, 2016
Transportation planning in the greater Charlotte region is split among five planning groups. Will a federal push to consolidate make a difference?