Charlotte Economic Development Committee http://wfae.org en New Outlet Mall On Fast-Track http://wfae.org/post/new-outlet-mall-fast-track <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The proposed outlet mall for southwest Charlotte is on a fast track to get city and county approval for tax breaks and land-use changes.&nbsp; The county commission has already approved a gift to the developers of up to $6 million. The city council is poised to do the same. WFAE's Julie Rose explains.</p><p></p><p>Tanger<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Factory Outlets and Simon Property Group are in a hurry to start attracting those zealous shoppers who drive for hours to hit the outlet mall.</span></p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 05:45:32 +0000 Julie Rose 21893 at http://wfae.org New Outlet Mall On Fast-Track Charlotte Considers Proposals For Carolina Theatre http://wfae.org/post/charlotte-considers-proposals-carolina-theatre <p>The Charlotte Economic Development Committee is planning a trip to the theater. Committee members decided Thursday they need to go see the historic Carolina Theatre&nbsp;- and just how rundown it's become&nbsp;- to help them decide between two proposals to renovate it.</p><p>The Carolina Theatre used to be an old, Southern gem. Now, it’s just an old, empty building in a key spot uptown.</p> Fri, 17 Aug 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Michael Tomsic 3042 at http://wfae.org Charlotte Considers Proposals For Carolina Theatre