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Posted on: February 25, 2021

NC DEQ Issues Notice of Continuing Violation to Colonial Pipeline for 8/14/20 Spill

Following an extensive review, the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has found several deficiencies in the Comprehensive Site Assessment (CSA), submitted by Colonial Pipeline on Jan. 20, issuing a Notice of Continuing Viola...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Governor Signs Executive Order to Ease COVID-19 Restrictions Effective February 26 at 5 p.m.

Per the Governor's COVID-19 Task Force Briefing on February 24, 2021:

As North Carolina’s numbers continue to show improvement and vaccine distribution increases, Governor Roy Cooper announced today (2/24) that the state will carefully e...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

CRTPO Releases New Video to Highlight 2050 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP)

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The Metropolitan Transportation Plan, or MTP, is a plan that documents the region’s vision for the future and establishes goals, objectives, and transportation priorities over the next 20+ years to help achieve that vision. This plan considers a...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

February 24th - PreK-12 School Employees and Childcare Workers Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccine

Earlier this month, Governor Roy Cooper and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Mandy K. Cohen, M.D. outlined a timeline for Group 3 frontline workers becoming eligible to receive the Covid-19 vaccine, beginning with anyone wo...

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Posted on: February 16, 2021

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Emergency Management Seeks Public Input - See Survey Link

Duke Energy and officials from Mecklenburg, Iredell, Gaston, Catawba, and Lincoln counties need your help to update local emergency management strategies, specifically evacuation time estimates (ETE) for the ten-mile emergency planning zone (EPZ) around M...

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Posted on: February 1, 2021

Mecklenburg County GIS Changing Addresses Along S Old Statesville Rd Around Downtown

Mecklenburg County and the City of Charlotte have recently implemented a computer-enhanced 911 Emergency System.  This System relies on the use of street addresses to dispatch emergency vehicles such as police, fire, ambulance, etc.  

As ...

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

Gov Extends Modified Stay At Home Order to Continue to Slow the Spread as Numbers Begin to Stabilize

On January 27th, Governor Roy Cooper and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen today announced that North Carolina’s Modified Stay At Home Order, requiring people to be at home from 10 pm – 5 ...

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

DEQ reviewing Colonial Pipeline’s New Estimated Release Volume and Comprehensive Site Assessment

The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has received the required Comprehensive Site Assessment (CSA), submitted by Colonial Pipeline on Jan. 20, which provides an estimated volume of 1.2 million gallons of ...

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Posted on: September 25, 2020

NC DEQ Issues Notice of Violation to Colonial Pipeline for Massive Gasoline Spill in Huntersville

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RALEIGH (September 25, 2020) -- The N.C. Department of Environmental Quality’s Division of Waste Management issued a notice of violation to Colonial Pipeline for impacts to groundwater quality due to a 273,000-gallon gasoline spill on August 14 ...

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