The Council Record

At their most recent meeting, City Councilors approved Phase I of a redevelopment plan for Chavis Park, granted a waiver for a North Raleigh redevelopment case and discussed a controversial rezoning case for a Christian Pregnancy Center on Jones Franklin — although they will not vote on the case until July 5.

A rendering of the Glenwood Self Storage Facility

Development Beat: New Building Report

The Boxcar Bar + Arcade is getting a new outdoor canopy, North Raleigh is getting a new self-storage facility and Dr. Christopher Gudger will be opening up a new dental practice on Creedmoor Road.


A Tale of Three Cities (And Their Maps)

While Nicholas Sailer worked to design the just-released Raleigh City Subway Map, modeled off the NYC Metro Map, Matt Lail was working with Jedidiah Gant on a similar Raleigh Subway Map, inspired by the Paris Metro.

O'Malley's Irish Pub & Restaurant

Development Beat: Renovation Roundup

The North Raleigh Irish Pub & Restaurant O'Malley's is set to undergo some minor renovations, and the newest company from Cindy Whitehead, the former CEO of of Sprout Pharmaceuticals, which developed the first FDA-approved drug for women's sexual desire, will be opening an office at North Hills.

The Grove at Fallon Park is quite lovely

Development Beat: Teardown Tuesday

A handful of demolition permits from 2013 for the Grove at Fallon Park town home development were reissued last week, so we decided to see if there was anything left out there to demolish.


City Council Agenda Preview

Councilors this week will hear a proposed fee structure for the facilities at Dix Park, learn about plans for two new dog parks and vote on whether to approve a controversial rezoning case that would allow a Christian Pregnancy Center to move in next door to the Preferred Women's Health Center on Jones Franklin Road.