Members of the city’s Comprehensive Planning Committee Tuesday reviewed a number of items dealing with inconsistencies between the Comprehensive Plan and the kinds of development the city has allowed to move forward.
Planning Commissioners had a packed agenda this week, and heavy storms flooded a portion of Capital Boulevard, renewing discussion of the city’s plans to purchase and demolish the buildings.
In its monthly meeting, the North Central CAC discussed transit issues and learned about a pair of upcoming community events.
Permits were issued last week for the new Beer Garden bar on Glenwood Avenue and city councilors heard that additional retail at Crabtree wouldn’t result in additional traffic.
Despite recent pronouncements of an impending acquisition, discount retailer Family Dollar continued to expand its presence in the Raleigh area over the month of July, receiving permits for new locations in both the southeast and southwest portions of the city.