KEEPING WATCH is a three-year initiative designed to foster collaboration across disciplines and interest groups – working with artists, historians, writers, scientists and environmental groups – to engage, inform and inspire the public about better protecting our environment.
City of Creeks
We invite you to explore our in-depth look at Mecklenburg County creeks. See more at KeepingWatch.org.
The last piece of I-485 opened June 5, but for two decades its route has lured development. A look at the outerbelt's history, and an interactive timeline map showing how it shaped Mecklenburg County development for 25 years.
The City of Charlotte is offering an official process for building a parklet—a tiny public space perched inside on-street parking places. It's a form of “tactical urbanism,” small projects aimed at improving city life for residents.
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