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Behind Closed Doors

In March of 2021, City Council wanted to have a ‘private’ retreat, in defiance of North Carolina open meeting laws. (Ultimately citizens sued, the City lost, and taxpayers picked up the cost of the citizens’ attorney fees. So residents ended up paying for something City Council should never have tried to do in the first…

“If you don’t build it, they won’t come.”

Here’s an interesting article in the Congress for New Urbanism’s journal that seems germane to the debate over Merrimon Ave. What if it were a good thing to discourage increased car traffic, and instead provide better public transportation along major corridors? That would improve quality of life and reduce the city’s carbon footprint as well. “You…