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Development Beat: Renovation Roundup

This week in renovations: Pelagic Beer & Wine is expanding, hidden gem Poppyseed Market is getting a new cooler and discount home goods retailer Tuesday Morning will be joining Planet Fitness and Kroger in the Creekside Crossing shopping Center on Six Forks Road.

Nicole Toma addresses the Growth and Natural Resources Committee

Final Vote Set for Hillsborough Townhome Project

Following its second and final appearance at the Growth and Natural Resources Committee, a rezoning case for a Hillsborough Street Townhome development was sent back to the full City Council for a vote with a recommendation that it not be approved.

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Moore Square Contract Approval Delayed

City Council's Growth and Natural Resources Committee voted Wednesday to hold off on whether to recommend allowing negotiations to begin with a construction team for the Moore Square redevelopment project.

Julien Durant

Shadowing City Council

North Carolina Central University student Julien Durant had the opportunity to shadow Councilor Corey Branch earlier this month, where he got to learn the inner-workings of City government and the way alliances get formed on City Council.

A rendering of the new Rogers Lane Elementary school

Development Beat: New Building Report

In this week's new building report, we take a look at two new educational facilities coming to the Capital City: Primrose, a chain-daycare center, will be opening its third Raleigh location and Clancy & Theys is beginning work on the new Rogers Lane Elementary school.

Airbnb is illegal in Raleigh, yet a search of the site turns up more than 300 listings in the city

Short-Term Housing One Step Closer To Legalization

Planning Commissioners on Tuesday voted to recommend approval of a text change that would legalize short-term rental services such as Airbnb within the City of Raleigh, although some expressed concern that the proposed regulations were overly restrictive.