Defend Charlotte

Defend Charlotte: The Crown Town Effect on Gaston Co. Economy

Charlotte's growth, its global recognition, and its attractiveness to companies is fueling the economy in Gaston County.... Read more »

 

Defend Charlotte: The Crown Town Effect on Gaston Co. Crime

Working across county lines to fight crime. We take a look at how the Crown Town Effect is spilling over in to Gaston County's public safety.

Defend Charlotte: The Crown Town Effect on Union County Transportation

Low taxes raise questions about funding major road projects in UC, and how the Crown Town Effect could change one family's century-old farm...

Defend Charlotte: The Crown Town Effect on UC Crime

As the population grows, the crime rate moves in the opposite direction. We examine the Crown Town Effect on public safety in Union County.

Defend Charlotte: The Crown Town Effect on UC Real Estate

We examine the real estate market in Union County, asking experts how Charlotte's growth is impacting Union County's home buying appeal. Read More »

Defend Charlotte: The Crown Town Effect on Union County Redistricting

Mecklenburg County's extraordinary growth over the past decade has lead to a huge spillover in Union County.

Defend Charlotte - The Crown Town Effect

WCCB Brings Back Emmy Award-Winning "Defend Charlotte" Series

As we re-launch "Defend Charlotte", our team is working on stories about the impact growth in Crown Town is having on surrounding areas.