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Entries for August 2016

All City of Kannapolis offices will be closed on Monday, September 5, in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Garbage and recycling collection service will run on its normal schedule. All Kannapolis parks will be open for regular operating hours from dawn until dusk. In Village Park, the Rotary Express and Splash Pad will be open Saturday, 10 a.m. -7 p.m.; Sunday and Monday from noon to 6 p.m. The Splash Pad will close for the season on September 11 and the Rotary Express will close on October...

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Monday night, the Kannapolis City Council selected Lansing Melbourne Group (LMG) for the development of a mixed use district known as the Demonstration Project. LMG proposes investing over $60 million in the project. City Council met with members of LMG and voted to establish a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the firm for the development of the project. Staff will now negotiate with the company on a Master Development Agreement, which will establish more details regarding the design, f...

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Monday night, Kannapolis staff members will recommend that the City Council select Lansing Melbourne Group (LMG) for the development of a mixed use district known as the Demonstration Project. City Council will meet members of LMG and are scheduled to vote on establishing a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the firm for the development of the project. The MOU is the first step in choosing LMG as the developer of the project. If the MOU is approved by City Council staff will negotiate wit...

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Update - 11 a.m. - August 3, 2016 This issue has been corrected and the system is now operating correctly.   We are experiencing technical issues with the online utility bill feature on our city website. We are working to correct the problem and hope to have this feature working again by tomorrow, August 3. We apologize for this inconvenience. In the meantime, you may pay your bill by phone -704-920-4400- automated and available 24/7; in person at City Hall, 401 Laureate Center; u...

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The City of Kannapolis and the N.C. Department of Transportation will work together on a project to improve the safety of the Lane Street corridor which is a state roadway and one of the City’s major gateways. After reviewing the number of accidents and issues with sight distances along the corridor the state began studying opportunities to improve safety for motorists and cyclists along the roadway. The current four lane undivided roadway will be converted to a safer two lane stree...

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