VHCO Annual Meeting Tonight to Elect New Board Members
October 14th, 2013 at 10:28 AM
All VHCO Board positions are up for election at tonight's meeting at 6:30PM at Amelie's. These positions are President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, Ways and Means Chairperson, Quality of Life Chairperson, and Neighborhood Watch Chairperson.
The Return of Our Community School Could Become a Reality
September 28th, 2013 at 11:50 AM
Did you know that fewer than half of the students in local schools are reading at grade level? Since Villa Heights Elementary closed, have you dreamed of having a school return to our community to which your children can walk and have a comprehensive, diverse, educational experience?
Help Villa Heights Grow...a Garden
September 10th, 2013 at 06:53 PM
Imagine taking a stroll to Cordelia Park and putting some freshly grown vegetables, fruit and herbs in your basket that you need for the upcoming week’s meals. You might be able to do that very soon, but we need your help NOW.
LYNX Blue Line Extension Groundbreaking & Public Meeting on July 18th
July 16th, 2013 at 11:22 PM
Join folks on Thursday, July 18th for the LYNX Blue Line Extension Groundbreaking at 10:00AM in Uptown and a Public Meeting at 6:30PM in the University area.
Cordelia Park Mural Painting - Saturday 10am
November 8th, 2012 at 09:39 AM
The time has finally arrived for us to paint in Cordelia Park! Please join us from 10am to help paint the murals designed by NoDa artist William Puckett. Everyone is encouraged to be a part of this artwork that will remain in the park for years to come. One of the murals will cover the front of the overlook, an area that has often been the target f...
Documentary screening and panel discussion about poverty in America to be held at Neighborhood Theatre
October 22nd, 2012 at 10:51 AM
A screening of the documentary "The Line" about poverty in America will be held at the Neighborhood Theatre in NoDa on Sunday, Oct. 28 at 7pm. A panel discussion will follow featuring local leaders concerned with poverty and affordable housing in Charlotte.
Poverty in America — It's not what you think.
"The Line" documents the sto...
Reminder: LYNX Blue Line Extension planning workshop tonight
October 18th, 2012 at 09:31 AM
CATS is hosting its Station Area Plan Meeting for the light rail extension through our neighborhood at:
Sugaw Creek Presbyterian Church
101 W. Sugar Creek Road
Charlotte, NC 28213
(corner of W. Sugar Creek Rd. and N. Tryon St.)
These plans do not just design the tracks and station, they also determine roads and sidewalk improvem...
Minutes from Villa Heights Community Organization 10/8/12 Meeting, Plus Crime Statistics
October 15th, 2012 at 12:44 PM
Brittany Thacker and Mary Williams elected to Board.
Reported Crimes climb from 26 in August to 30 in September.
Mecklenburg Parents' Night Out - Oct. 18
October 8th, 2012 at 01:35 PM
Submitted by a neighbor
In celebration of National Food Day, Mecklenburg Cooperative Extension is hosting "Parents' Night Out" Thursday, Oct. 18th with a screening of the documentary Food Inc. Food Day is a nationwide celebration and a movement for healthy, affordable, and sustainable food.
Research indicates parents' influence ...
LYNX Blue Line Extension public meetings beginning October 4th
October 2nd, 2012 at 09:56 AM
UPDATE: The information presented on Oct. 4th can be found online here.
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department will host a series of public meetings to begin developing area plans for six of the transit stations located along the BLE alignment.
These 6 station areas will be dis...