Council-Manager Memos

City Council Memo

Memo #33
Friday, Sept. 7, 2018

City Council Memo

Memo #29
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Around the Crown


​Department Updates​

New meetings for Housing Locational Policy community engagement 
Staff resource:  Pamela Wideman, Housing & Neighborhood Services Director, 704-336-3488,

Three Housing Locational Policy community engagement sessions will take place in the month of September. View all scheduled city-led community engagement sessions here – 

Tuesday, Sept. 11
6:30 – 8 p.m.
Greater Providence Baptist Church
2000 Milton Road 

Thursday, Sept. 13
6:30 – 8 p.m. 
St. Matthew Catholic Church
8015 Ballantyne Commons Parkway 

Saturday, Sept. 29
10 – 11:30 a.m. 
Charlotte Fire Department Headquarters
500 Dalton Ave.​

Welcoming Week 2018
Staff resource:  Pamela Wideman, Housing & Neighborhood Services Director, 704-336-3488,

Welcoming Week brings immigrants and U.S. - born residents together to build strong connections across the community and affirm the importance of being an inclusive city. This year’s series of events will take place Sept. 14 through 23. The city will participate in hosting the following events:   

  • Through This Lens is an exhibit that celebrates the immigrant experience of new Charlotteans through the power of their stories and portraits. Hosted in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center lobby throughout September, this exhibit offers multiple lenses to view the immigrant experience and provide an avenue to appreciate complex stories.
  • The Welcoming Charlotte Community Potluck will take place from 6 – 8 p.m. on Sept. 17 at the Camino Community Center, 133 Stetson Drive.  Entertainment and a main dish will be provided, participants are asked to bring a side dish and friends.  
  • The Naturalization Ceremony & Celebration will take place from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. on Sept. 20 for people taking the oath to become U.S citizens. The oath will be administered in the Council Chamber followed by festivities in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center lobby.