City of Charlotte http://wunc.org en Charlotte Moves Forward With Clodfelter At The Helm http://wunc.org/post/charlotte-moves-forward-clodfelter-helm <p>Former North Carolina Senator Dan Clodfelter officially became the new mayor of Charlotte Wednesday.&nbsp; His wife and one daughter stood with him in the city council chamber as he took the oath of office.&nbsp; Council members selected Clodfelter Monday to fill the vacated term of Patrick Cannon who resigned last month in the wake of federal corruption charges.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:07:28 +0000 Gurnal Scott 33554 at http://wunc.org Charlotte Moves Forward With Clodfelter At The Helm Charlotte Officer Who Shot Unarmed Man To Make First Court Appearance http://wunc.org/post/charlotte-officer-who-shot-unarmed-man-make-first-court-appearance <p></p><p>A Charlotte Mecklenburg Police officer charged with involuntary manslaughter in the shooting of an unarmed man over the weekend is due in court Tuesday afternoon.</p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 11:49:10 +0000 Julie Rose 22620 at http://wunc.org Charlotte Officer Who Shot Unarmed Man To Make First Court Appearance Anthony Foxx Resigns As Charlotte Mayor To Take Transportation Post http://wunc.org/post/anthony-foxx-resigns-charlotte-mayor-take-transportation-post <p>Anthony Foxx is scheduled to be sworn in as the nation's 17th Secretary of Transportation.&nbsp; He stepped down from his old job as mayor of North Carolina's largest city on Monday.&nbsp;<br><br>Foxx called a special meeting of the Charlotte City Council to say goodbye to the city he has led for the past four years.<br><br>"Thank you for what you've given me," Foxx said.</p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 09:58:15 +0000 Gurnal Scott 18216 at http://wunc.org Anthony Foxx Resigns As Charlotte Mayor To Take Transportation Post