County begins moving homeless residents from ‘Tent City’ to hotel rooms
The process did not begin smoothly as city and county officials fail to cooperate.
By Jonathan Limehouse | February 19, 2021
County health officials say homeless residents must be evicted from ‘Tent City’
Health Director Gibbie Harris cited a rodent infestation in issuing the order, which set a 72-hour deadline.
By Jonathan Limehouse | February 16, 2021
Roof Above buys hotel for emergency shelter, will convert into permanent housing
The old Quality Inn hotel at the intersection of Clanton Road and I-77 will house "88 of Charlotte’s most vulnerable neighbors.”
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 2, 2020
The ‘dignity of home’: Brookhill residents, advocates share culture often overlooked about the historic community
Brookhill Village residents reflect on their community roots and express the impact of potential displacement as redevelopment decision looms.
By Katrina Louis | October 23, 2020
Affordable housing: Brookhill project hits roadblock
The project team behind New Brookhill learned that their funding request from Charlotte's housing funds was denied, again. What's next for affordable housing plans?
By Jonathan Limehouse and Janey Tate | October 12, 2020
Charlotte Area Fund selected to receive $1.1 million grant from IKEA US Community Foundation for Covid relief
The retail furniture giant reimbursed the state for unemployment benefits paid to its furloughed workers due to the pandemic.
By Katrina Louis | October 9, 2020