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Charlotte, with over five million trees, has been honored as \"Tree City, U.S.A.\" for 14 consecutive years. From the early 1900s, when John Nolen designed the first tree-filled suburb, the city has required trees to be in all developments.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 63 Issue 3, Aug 1995, p27-29, il
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5550
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Charlotte's Neighborhood Matching Grants Fund seeks to improve the city's quality of life through matching grants to qualified neighborhood organizations for projects that would improve the area's living, working, playing, and shopping.
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Carolina Planning (NoCar HT 393 N8 C29x), Vol. 20 Issue 2, 1995, p43-47
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14902
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Charlotte has long been the Carolinas' financial, distribution, and transportation center. Now it is in the midst of a growing boom that has turned a small Southern city into a sprawling metropolitan area. Jobs are increasing faster than population; construction permits reached almost 10,000 in 1985; and almost 1,700 companies have invested in the area in the last decade. Kinney discusses with city officials and business leaders the question of when does more turn into too much and big becomes bad?
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Business North Carolina (NoCar HF 5001 B8x), Vol. 6 Issue 5, May 1986, p23-24, 26, 28-29, il, por, map Periodical Website
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31172
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This article highlights Charlotte's Area Plan Implementation Program. This planning and database initiative inventories, analyzes, tracks funding, and documents recommendations from a variety of adopted city plans.
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Carolina Planning (NoCar HT 393 N8 C29x), Vol. 37 Issue , 2012, p55-58, il, map
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34423
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Last year, six new members under the age of forty were appointed to the Charlotte City Council. Under an older but also first-term mayor, Vi Lyles, the diverse council is far less patient, less devoted to process, more innovative, more willing to look afresh at the way the city government operates, and unafraid to challenge the old guard. The Council is also demonstrating some of their millennial generation’s defining characteristics which embrace technology and an entrepreneurial approach.
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