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Mayor Anthony Foxx

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Next DOT Chief Foxx Resigning As Charlotte Mayor

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The country’s next transportation secretary is ready to say goodbye to his job as mayor of North Carolina’s largest city. Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx plans to resign Monday at a special […]

CBS Charlotte–07/01/2013

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Mayor Foxx In Line For Transportation Post

WASHINGTON (AP/CBS Charlotte) — Do you remember when Mayor Foxx said, “I’m happy being the mayor of Charlotte and I plan to be here a good while.” Apparently, that was short lived. Earlier this month, […]

CBS Charlotte–04/28/2013

Anthony Foxx, mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina, speaks during a news conference at the Clinton Global Initiative annual meeting in New York, U.S., on Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010.  (credit: Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Charlotte Mayor Ousts Airport Panel Chairman

A day after his ouster by Charlotte’s mayor, the former chairman of a panel studying the future of the city’s airport says he was honored to serve on the committee.

04/24/2013

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Charlotte’s Streetcar Project: Where Is The Starter Line?

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) – On December 12, 2012, the Queen City broke ground on a one and a half mile starter line — the “official” start to Charlotte’s Streetcar Project. Mayor Anthony Foxx and […]

CBS Charlotte–02/12/2013

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McCrory, Foxx Disagree On Streetcar Funding

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS/Charlotte) — Former Charlotte mayor Pat McCrory has voiced his disapproval over a proposal that would use property taxes to fund the controversial streetcar project.  McCrory, now the Gov. of North Carolina, sent […]

CBS Charlotte–02/01/2013

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The Streetcar Project: To Fund Or Not To Fund?

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) — In July 2010, the Queen City won a $25 million federal streetcar grant. The Streetcar Project will break ground today, and the long-term goal of the project is to reduce […]

CBS Charlotte–12/12/2012