Early Voting Continues Through Nov. 3
Early voting will continue through Nov. 3 at the Hal Marshall Annex and 21 other locations across Mecklenburg County. Absentees ballots may be request up until Oct. 30. Learn more
Park and Rec Wins 2012 Gold Medal Award
Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation has been selected as the 2012 National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Gold Medal Award winner. Established in 1965, the Gold Medal Award honors U.S. communities that demonstrate excellence in parks and recreation through long-range planning, resource management, volunteerism, environmental stewardship, program development, professional development and agency recognition. Read more
Healthy Halloween Tips
Halloween means candy. Children expect it. Parents provide it. The Health Department has tips for making it a healthier Halloween. Read more
Rock & Read with the Friends of the Library
Join the Friends of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library
for a 5K race on Nov. 3 to help buy books and materials. The 3rd annual Rock & Read 5K presented by Katten includes a 1 mile Fun Run/Walk and a Kids’ Dash.
Nov. 17, 2012: 'Wipe Out Waste Day' is on the Way
On Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, from 8:00 a.m. - noon, all four Mecklenburg County Full Service Recycling Centers will have professionals shredding household documents and collecting old electronics for no charge. The first 25 cars to bring items to each recycling center will receive special giveaways. Charlotte-Mecklenburg and Huntersville Police departments will be on hand to ensure safety and secure document destruction.