Dilworth http://wfae.org en Bill Would Eliminate A Tool Neighbors Have To Fight Zoning Changes http://wfae.org/post/bill-would-eliminate-tool-neighbors-have-fight-zoning-changes <p><strong>Updated 7/26/13: </strong>The regulatory bill that lawmakers ended up passing, left out eliminating protest petitions.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>In North Carolina neighbors can oppose development projects that require rezonings by filing something called a protest petition.&nbsp; That means the rezoning requires a three-fourths vote on the city council, not just a simple majority. &nbsp;A bill that would eliminate those kinds of petitions has passed the state house.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 13:35:04 +0000 Lisa Miller 31506 at http://wfae.org Council Rejects Dilworth Walgreens; Developer Warns It Won't 'Go Away' http://wfae.org/post/council-rejects-dilworth-walgreens-developer-warns-it-wont-go-away <p></p> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 15:11:27 +0000 Steve Harrison / Charlotte Observer 16566 at http://wfae.org