May 25, 2020
The Covid-19 Pandemic has exposed a significant wealth gap that is growing ever wider in Charlotte and our country as a whole. Ely Portio from the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute joins me to discuss their latest report and their #WealthGapWednesdays Twitter
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May 11, 2020
This week, Jonathan is joined by Kings Mountain Mayor Scott Neisler to discuss the "vegas style" Catawba Indian Gaming Casino that was approved in March for Kings Mountain. The economic impact, both for the Catawba tribe and the town, are massive as this will be the closest casino to Charlotte, Columbia, Greenville...
May 4, 2020
This week, Jonathan is joined by Ely Portillo from the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute and volunteer Mecklenburg County Parks Commissioner Rick Winiker to talk about Charlotte's new Shared Streets program, which debuts this week. Also, hear how the the stay at home orders impacted real estate sales in the...