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In a Mid-Century Raleigh Neighborhood, New Mansions Are Built So High They Block Out the Sun

In a Mid-Century Raleigh Neighborhood, New Mansions Are Built So High They Block Out the Sun

One family went to court after a developer built a twenty-eight-foot wall next to their house

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A Study Shows Wake Women Earn Way Less Than Men

Triangulator And the gender gap is bigger than in Boston or Austin

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Durham County Has an Eviction Crisis. Can a New Diversion Program Help?

Durham County In 2015–16, one eviction case was filed for every twenty-eight county residents

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Five Things You Need to Know About the Senate’s Health Care Hail Mary

Triangulator No. 1: The Obamacare repeal isn’t really a repeal

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Umar Muhammad, Activist and Community Organizer, Was Committed to “Never Leaving Anybody Behind”

Triangulator He died in a motorcycle accident Monday

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Thanks to James West, There’ll Be No Sunday-Morning Bloody Marys at the Airport Until August

Triangulator The Wake commissioner voted against changing the booze law in unincorporated Wake

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With Medicaid Under Threat, an N.C. Pastor Laced Up His Shoes and Began Walking to Washington

North Carolina His daughter has special needs, and his family couldn’t get by without the program

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U.S. Representative David Price Wants the Feds to Regulate N.C. Hog Farms

North Carolina He also wants to give farmers tax credits to upgrade their waste disposal systems

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If Roy Cooper Wins an Elections Lawsuit, Wake Libertarians Could Come Out on Top

Wake County Wake Dems and Republicans missed an important filing deadline, a former legislative special counsel says

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Unlike Wake County and Its Register of Deeds Office, Some Counties Stop Losses with Internal Audits

Wake County The register’s office is $600,000 short. Audits may have uncovered those missing funds sooner.

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The Misogyny Behind the Unraveling of DSI Comedy

Orange County A Facebook post about an alleged troubling sexual encounter lit the fuse, but sources say trouble was brewing long before

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Autopsy: A State Trooper Shot Willard Scott Jr. Twice in the Back

Triangulator He died of a “major aortic injury with massive blood loss”

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After Lawsuit, President Trump’s Voter Fraud Commission Delays Request for Voter Info

Triangulator North Carolina hasn’t yet sent any information

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McFarlane’s Attempt to Overhaul CACs Might Be a Big Issue in Raleigh’s Mayor’s Race

Triangulator Candidate Charles Francis says the mayor is “aloof” and “disengaged”

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Here’s How Much North Carolina Has Really Spent on Schools Over the Last Decade

Triangulator Per-student, adjusting for inflation, it’s less than it was a decade ago

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Water Levels Are Declining in North Carolina’s Rivers and Streams, and Scientists Are Concerned

North Carolina Increased development and water withdrawals—as well as climate change—are to blame

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GoTriangle Will Soon Learn Whether Light Rail Will Move to the Next Stage of the Grant Application Process

Triangulator Even if it does, that doesn’t mean funding is anywhere close to a sure thing

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Section 2.2.7 of UDO addresses residential infill compatibility and it states that infill should "accommodate and encourage compatible development in …

by Betty Brandt Williamson on In a Mid-Century Raleigh Neighborhood, New Mansions Are Built So High They Block Out the Sun (Wake County)

Too often when things like this happen that are detrimental to property owners and neighborhoods, the city points a finger …

by George Farthing on In a Mid-Century Raleigh Neighborhood, New Mansions Are Built So High They Block Out the Sun (Wake County)

The building of McMansions isn't increasing density - these are just giant, single-family homes. This isn't population increase or mixed-use …

by M Elizabeth Wakeford on In a Mid-Century Raleigh Neighborhood, New Mansions Are Built So High They Block Out the Sun (Wake County)

I understand the Glover's predicament. In my old neighborhood off of Six Forks Road, the same intense building of McMansions …

by vocalocal on In a Mid-Century Raleigh Neighborhood, New Mansions Are Built So High They Block Out the Sun (Wake County)

What part of a law doesn't this developer understand?? The way everything is permitted these days it's absolutely absurd to …

by Mollie Stokes Platt on In a Mid-Century Raleigh Neighborhood, New Mansions Are Built So High They Block Out the Sun (Wake County)

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Section 2.2.7 of UDO addresses residential infill compatibility and it states that infill should "accommodate and encourage compatible development in …

by Betty Brandt Williamson on In a Mid-Century Raleigh Neighborhood, New Mansions Are Built So High They Block Out the Sun (Wake County)

Too often when things like this happen that are detrimental to property owners and neighborhoods, the city points a finger …

by George Farthing on In a Mid-Century Raleigh Neighborhood, New Mansions Are Built So High They Block Out the Sun (Wake County)

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