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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

Have any Chatham County businesses been contacted to do work for Chatham Park?

August 3rd, 2016 · 1 Comment

Chatham parks and Local Business On Monday, July 25, 2016 3:32 PM, Gary Nunn <*protected email*> wrote: Just curious if anyone owning a business in Chatham County has been contacted about doing work for any part of Chatham Parks. I have been in contact with Preston Development and they have added my company information into […]

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Tags: Business

Takeaways on the Talk About Community Leadership and Development in Columbia, MD

March 6th, 2016 · Comments Off on Takeaways on the Talk About Community Leadership and Development in Columbia, MD

Date: Thu, 3 Mar 2016 15:33:24 -0500 From: Gregory Louie Subject: Takeaways: Community Leadership and Development in Columbia, MD Hi Chatham Chatlisters! As promised here is a record of the audience takeaways from the talk by Gaines Steer on Community Leadership and Development last Sunday. *Takeaways* After the talk, the audience was asked to provide […]

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Tags: 27312 · Musings · Pittsboro

Shout Out to Gaines Steer on his talk: Community Leadership and Development in Columbia, MD

March 2nd, 2016 · Comments Off on Shout Out to Gaines Steer on his talk: Community Leadership and Development in Columbia, MD

Date: Mon, 29 Feb 2016 10:35:58 -0500 From: Gregory Louie Subject: Shout Out to Gaines Steer on his talk: Community Leadership and Development in Columbia, MD A quick shout out to Gaines Steer for providing us with some insights into the development of Columbia, MD. A fascinating history well told! I had the pleasure of […]

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Tags: Development

Mia Munn’s notes from the February 16th Chatham school board meeting at Jordan-Matthews

March 1st, 2016 · Comments Off on Mia Munn’s notes from the February 16th Chatham school board meeting at Jordan-Matthews

Date: Tue, 9 Feb 2016 17:44:29 -0500 From: Mia Munn Subject: School board meeting 2/16/2016 at Jordan-Matthews Agenda https://eboard.eboardsolutions.com/Meetings/ViewMeetingOrder.aspx?S=190&MID=2273 A number of families were at the meeting until the Spotlight on schools was over. After that, only John Hunter (Chatham News), a Chatham Park representative, and myself were in the audience. My public comment: There […]

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Tags: 27312 · 27344 · Education · Pittsboro · Siler City

Pittsboro Matters case against Chatham Park was dismissed with prejudice

January 21st, 2016 · Comments Off on Pittsboro Matters case against Chatham Park was dismissed with prejudice

Date: Mon, 18 Jan 2016 20:13:59 -0500 From: virginia penley Subject: RE: Pittsboro Matters and Duck Decoy Last week I posted a couple of comments after the latest misleading cyber communications from Pittsboro Matters. I received a few private comments, which prompted me to do more research. What I discovered was that their case was […]

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Tags: Development · Law and Order · Pittsboro · Politics

Sewer lines and Chatham Park

January 14th, 2016 · Comments Off on Sewer lines and Chatham Park

Date: Tue, 12 Jan 2016 11:44:58 -0500 From: Duck Decoy Subject: sewer lines and Chatham Park The sewer line to Sanford that Chatham Park may want taxpayers to help fund stinks. Ms. Penley, a widow in the woods who has attached herself to powerful men, may be spouting the neighing of a trojan horse!

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Tags: Uncategorized

CHATHAM PARK. Walk to work, walk to the doctor. Walk to the grocery.

January 8th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Date: Sun, 20 Dec 2015 12:34:48 -0500 (GMT-05:00) From: lingam32443 Subject: Sherri and Brenda’s Dream Come True Sheri Shepherd and Brenda Billington bemoan lack of growth in Chatham. Your problem is solved. CHATHAM PARK. Walk to work, walk to the Doctor. Walk to the grocery. Park your useless car on top of your cheap apartment. […]

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Tags: Musings

Chatham EDC names Kyle Touchstone new president

January 4th, 2016 · Comments Off on Chatham EDC names Kyle Touchstone new president

Date: Fri, 18 Dec 2015 18:56:34 +0000 From: Alyssa Byrd Subject: Chatham EDC names new president Chatham Economic Development Corporation (EDC) chair Chris Ehrenfeld announced Wednesday that Kyle Touchstone will lead the organization as its next president. Touchstone will begin February 1, 2016 and will succeed Dianne Reid, who is retiring at the end of […]

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Tags: 27312 · Development · Government · Growth · Pittsboro · Siler City

Perpetual lawsuits equal perpetual war in Chatham

January 4th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Date: Fri, 18 Dec 2015 13:35:26 -0500 From: virginia penley <aka randy voller> Subject: Perpetual lawsuits equal perpetual war in Chatham I had a chance to read the latest positive spin that Pittsboro Matters, Inc. put on their latest loss in court. Of course they lay claim to any improvements in the process and plan […]

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Tags: 27312 · Development · Government · Growth · Pittsboro · Politics