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City vision

Former Charlottesville mayor Maurice Cox, now Detroit’s director of planning and development, talks about managing...

This Week: 3/13

A few years ago, Molly Conger was just your average Charlottesville resident who, to be honest, didn’t pay much...

This Week 1/23

“If Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence,” my 7-year-old asked me the other day, “why did he have...

Zoned out

In the early 1970s, City Council adopted a plan to turn Grady Avenue into a four-lane road running all the way from...

YOU issue: Ag tax break

Here’s what readers asked for: Each year Albemarle County forgoes about $20,000,000 in taxes on land use parcels, but...

Still Speaking Up

When Joy Johnson moved to Westhaven in 1983, she was a single mom with four young children. She barely had time for...

New venture

Music and real estate mogul Coran Capshaw’s Riverbend Development, known for 5th Street Station, the Flats, and City...

Pantops gets new rescue...

Growth area Pantops, with its increased density and worsening traffic, has long needed a fire and rescue station, and...

Sex, drugs and rock ’n’ roll

Next fall, residents of a new housing complex on West Main Street might have 99 problems, but their apartment won’t...

City Council approves...

During yet another out-of-control City Council meeting on April 2, Mayor Nikuyah Walker cleared the chamber and...