Op-Ed: Please stop tearing down my city

Editor’s note: Erin Chantry, LEED AP ND, CNU-A, is a native Charlottean and urban designer and planner for the City of Charlotte. With a BA in...

Suburbs may be getting cooler, but they will never, ever be as cool as the city

The suburbs may be getting cooler, but they will never, ever be as cool as the city. You might assume they are based on real estate trends and survey...

Charlotte wins 3 grants that will transform our public spaces

Keep your eyes on the Government Center Plaza, the Rail Trail, and bus stops on Beatties Ford Road over the next few months. Three applicants in Charlotte have...

Confessions from a Cul-de-Sac

Part of our expert post program. Erin Chantry, a LEED AP ND, CNU-A Urban Designer and Planner with Stantec’s Urban Places Group in Charlotte, NC. With a...

The Charlotte streetcar: Y’all got it wrong.

Op-Ed from Erin Chantry, a LEED AP ND, CNU-A Urban Designer and Planner with Stantec’s Urban Places Group in Charlotte, NC. With a BA in Architecture, an MA...