Raleigh City Council Approves Dix Lease Agreement

December, 05, 2012
Raleigh City Council Approves Dix Lease Agreement

The City of Raleigh will lease the Dorothea Dix Hospital campus from the State of North Carolina for 75 years under a lease agreement approved by the City Council this afternoon on a 7-1 vote.

Raleigh Transit Plan to be Revealed

February, 06, 2012
Raleigh Transit Plan to be Revealed

When I was growing up in Huntsville, Alabama I remember noticing the bus for the first time.  It came in from where poor folks lived and took them to the rich areas of downtown for domestic labor jobs.  The same bus routes had been in place since the 1920s to service the mill workers.  The system was antiquated, to say the least.

Russ Stephenson is Raleigh’s New Mayor Pro Tem

December, 15, 2011
Russ Stephenson is Raleigh’s New Mayor Pro Tem

Raleigh City Council names the next two Mayor Pro Tems.

Cleanup Moves Forward in Raleigh Cemeteries Devastated by April’s Tornado

November, 09, 2011
Cleanup Moves Forward in Raleigh Cemeteries Devastated by April’s Tornado

The historic cemeteries hit hardest by April’s tornado will finally be cleaned up.