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Mallard Creek

Zoning change: The Charlotte City Council has approved a zoning change for about a half-acre at Prosperity Church Road and Arbor Creek Drive.

Cambridge-Eastfield LLC requested the change at the mixed-use Eastfield Village development in order to relocate a planned driveway onto Arbor Creek Drive.

The city rezoned 58 acres at the site in 2002 to allow construction of townhomes, singe-family residences and retail.

UNC Charlotte

Public Art: "Spirit of Discovery" is the latest edition to the university's public art collection. The newly dedicated sculpture by Greenville artists Hanna Jubran and Jodi Hollnagel-Jubran is on display in the Bioinformatics Building.

The piece was commissioned by Irwin "Ike" Belk. He commissioned a number of other public artworks, including the 14 bronze statues that represent UNC Charlotte's intercollegiate sports.

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