Refer to this information provided by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department for creating a safe environment for your residence
Congratulations, Elizabeth! Your new Small Area Plan won an “Award for Excellence” from the American Planning Association, one of two awarded nationwide. Jurors from across the U.S. called the ESAP a “thorough analysis of the opportunities, challenges, goals, and vision for the community… [that] provides succinct direction for land use, transportation, community design, infrastructure and public facilities, and environmental policies… a stakeholder group was integral…
“Thanks to the residents and city/county staffers who gave countless hours to this project and to Andy Misiaveg (Historic Elizabeth Neighborhood Foundation) and Alan Goodwin (Charlotte/Mecklenburg Planning Department) for their leadership.
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Vision, hard work, brain power and long meetings. That’s how Elizabeth neighborhood residents describe their development plan for the historic part of Charlotte. Why they say that plan is important for everyone in Charlotte.
The Elizabeth Community has adopted Independence Park. We need volunteers for weekly small trash pick ups and help with monthly service projects. Please see the Independence Park Clean Up area of our site.
Your ECA Membership goes a long way towards supporting our community. Please visit the ECA Membership Page for the registration form and to submit your online payment.
There are a number of Elizabeth email groups available for current news and information. Please visit our Email Group Page to sign up.
The 2013 Elizabeth 8K Road Race will take place on April 20, 2013. This is the 27th annual edition, making it the oldest 8K race in Charlotte. Participants enjoy technical t-shirts, post-race refreshments and beer, live music, and even our very own Elvis! Proceeds benefit the beautification of the Historic Elizabeth Neighborhood and the replenishing of Elizabeth’s tree canopy.
The ECA social committee has been preparing for the Progressive Dinner which will be a New Orleans Mardi Gras theme – May 4th from 6:00-11:00pm. Click here for more information.
Elizabeth Recycles Day
Saturday, May 11
9 am to 12 pm
Upper Independence Park
(near the rose garden)
Recycling items such as paint, electronic equipment, and more. New this year – swap shop and upcycling showcase. More info can be found here.