Charlotte Agenda and the Charlotte Business Journal recently announced the Pure Pizza will soon open in East Charlotte’s Plaza Midwood neighborhood. Welcome to the ‘hood! Pure Pizza will be on Central Ave where Lulu’s used to be. They’re aiming for a June opening. Word has it that they’re planning to grow some of their own produce […]
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The City of Charlotte is making investments in East Charlotte through the Comprehensive Neighborhood Improvement Program (CNIP). The next public meeting will be held on June 4, 2015 at 6:00pm at the Midwood International & Cultural Center at 1817 Central Avenue. If you live, work, or play in East Charlotte, this is an opportunity to […]
The Charlotte Business Journal put up a poll to its readers and invites you to chime in. If you could live anywhere in the Charlotte region, where would you choose? Take a minute to share your East Charlotte pride and vote for or write in your favorite neighborhood! Click HERE to take the poll.
Levine Properties has been in the news lately for their major project in uptown Charlotte’s First Ward neighborhood. However, they’re also underway with a much smaller boutique apartment building in East Charlotte’s Plaza-Midwood neighborhood. The Plaza-Midwood project is going up at the corner of Commonwealth Ave and St. Julien Street. It will consist of 105 […]
Neighbors in East Charlotte’s Windsor Park neighborhood gathered on Memorial Day for a potluck picnic. Several neighbors recently met for the first time through the Windsor Park Facebook page and decided to have an impromptu celebration. Neighbors worked together to make the gathering a success contributing food and fixings for the event. Approximately thirty neighbors […]
Convenience and gasoline retailer QuikTrip has been building a presence in East Charlotte over the past few years. Two locations are already open – one on Albemarle Road at Regal Oaks Drive and another on Eastway Drive in the Eastway Crossing Shopping Center. Construction has begun on another QuikTrip location at the corner of Central […]
Like many areas near uptown Charlotte, the Plaza-Midwood area has seen a lot of new apartment construction. It was recently reported that Charlotte is one of the fastest growing cities in the U.S. and the influx of new residents seems to be generating a lot of demand for new housing. The Morningside Village apartments project is under construction. […]
Neighbors at the recent Central Albemarle Shamrock Comprehensive Neighborhood Improvement Program (CNIP) shared their favorite memories of living on the east side. Join the conversation at the next CNIP meeting on June 4, 2015 at 6:00pm at the Midwood International & Cultural Center at 1817 Central Ave.
Today City of Charlotte leaders received an update on the plan for the former Eastland Mall site. The latest plan includes street car stops, a major park, and a school. You can view media coverage of the proposal here. Follow this link to download the presentation of the plan.
The Charlotte Museum of History is hosting a MEC DEC DAY CELEBRATION Saturday, 23 May 2015, 11:00 am-5:00 pm 3500 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC Tours of the Hezekiah Alexander Home Site $5.00 Children’s Craft Activities – Free Mec Dec Lap Book with the Mecklenburg Junior Historians Club Animals of the Carolina Backcountry 1:00 p.m. NC […]