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Proposed Hotel Incentives by Chatham County are backwards

August 11th, 2016 · Comments Off on Proposed Hotel Incentives by Chatham County are backwards

Date: Wed, 10 Aug 2016 14:05:09 -0400 From: “John R Dykers” Subject: Hotel Incentives Proposed: “The recommended incentive level would refund the hotel the following percentages of annual property taxes over the first five years before ending in Year 6:” Year 1 – 90% Year 2 – 80% Year 3 – 75% Year 4 – […]

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Tags: 27312 · Business · Construction · Government · Pittsboro

Stand and Deliver, Ricky Spoon!

August 9th, 2016 · Comments Off on Stand and Deliver, Ricky Spoon!

Date: Mon, 8 Aug 2016 10:59:48 -0400 From: bearandma Subject: Stand and Deliver, Ricky Spoon! I live in an early Ricky Spoon neighborhood.  The roads were severely pot-holed and had been for years. Promise after promise, Ricky Spoon said he would repair them.  To be fair,some very temporary patches were put in, but they pretty […]

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Tags: Business · Construction · Development

Chatham County money for a hotel?

August 8th, 2016 · Comments Off on Chatham County money for a hotel?

Date: Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:18:03 -0400 From: “John R Dykers” Subject: County money for a hotel As presented in Raymond Gastwaite’s post, county money for a hotel is absurd. Hearing Aug 15, 6 PM, Historic Courthouse in Pittsboro. Then I remember those monstor hotels in Dubai that don’t have sewage lines and instead there […]

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Tags: Construction · Government

Chatham County Gold Mine

August 4th, 2016 · Comments Off on Chatham County Gold Mine

Chatham County Gold Mine! On Tuesday, July 26, 2016 9:15 AM, “*protected email* wrote: Chatham County has been a developer’s gold mine for almost 40 years and until every farm and open space is consumed by housing developments and big projects like Chatham Park it will continue to be so.  There was a policy that […]

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Tags: 27344 · Construction · Development · Silk Hope

Help fight county wide zoning in Chatham County, NC

June 19th, 2016 · Comments Off on Help fight county wide zoning in Chatham County, NC

Zoning itself can be a good thing if expanded from city limits at a slow pace over time as population grows but not a full county wide zoning all at once.

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Tags: 27344 · Construction · Development · Government · Siler City

Homebuilding Continuing Education Course at CCCC Pittsboro starts May 25

May 18th, 2016 · Comments Off on Homebuilding Continuing Education Course at CCCC Pittsboro starts May 25

Date: Tue, 17 May 2016 16:34:11 -0400 From: Sara Collier Subject: Homebuilding Continuing Education Course at CCCC Pittsboro Need a little more confidence before you tackle that next big DIY project? During this hands-on with instruction course, students will learn proper techniques for a variety of interior home projects including how to install hardwood flooring, […]

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Tags: 27312 · Construction · Education · Pittsboro

How Waterline Construction and Tie In Can Produce Discolored Water

May 8th, 2016 · Comments Off on How Waterline Construction and Tie In Can Produce Discolored Water

Date: Tue, 3 May 2016 20:28:15 +0000 From: Debra Henzey Subject: Update on Recent Discolored Water in North Chatham How Waterline Construction and Tie In Can Produce Discolored Water Background information: The installation and tie-in of a new waterline under Lystra Road in the sinkhole repair location ended up creating discolored, but safe, water in […]

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Tags: Construction · Development · Government

Chatham’s impact fees are not fair and its not right

April 12th, 2016 · Comments Off on Chatham’s impact fees are not fair and its not right

Date: Sat, 9 Apr 2016 12:00:57 -0400 From: “stinmar1 Subject: Brad a simple explanation to impact and schools Brad there are 100 counties in NC . 98 of them do not charge an impact fee and a good number of them including Wake County have been building new schools and some have far better schools […]

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Tags: Construction · Development · Silk Hope

Three months to repair the Lystra Road sinkhole is ridiculous

March 3rd, 2016 · Comments Off on Three months to repair the Lystra Road sinkhole is ridiculous

Date: Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:15:06 +0000 (UTC) From: Terri Gibson Subject: Lystra Hi Mia, Thank you so much for speaking up about the road closure. I live on Lystra and it is costing me time and money each day to take 15/501 in to 40E each day. It also affect my husband who has […]

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Tags: 27312 · Construction · Government · Pittsboro

Impact fees disproportionately burden people with lower incomes

February 29th, 2016 · Comments Off on Impact fees disproportionately burden people with lower incomes

Date: Tue, 9 Feb 2016 08:25:53 -0500 From: cryptik Subject: Re: impact fees I have gathered information on impact fees in the past. I do not seem to still have my old research in a convenient place. Let’s see what I can dig up right now instead. Some of my favorite points are from this […]

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Tags: Construction · Development · Musings