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A vision for downtown Raleigh that includes water 

The earliest vision of Raleigh, planned by William Christmas in 1792, was a grid in a territory of forest and floodplains near where early lawmakers liked to drink. Yet, nearly unique among state capitals, Raleigh has no substantial body of water flowing…

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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)

"Strict compliance with the provisions of the ordinance would deprive Applicant from the reasonable use of the property," the board …

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

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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)

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