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When Second Place Is Not Good Enough

October 20, 2016

By Ron Starner. Read the article in Site Selection. North Carolina takes a bold and aggressive step to ramp up its competitive position. What do an innovative research park, a $2-billion infrastructure bond, a proposed $100-million venture capital fund, and a planned CSX intermodal terminal all have in common? They are part of a plan […]

Stadium at old K-Town site, performing arts on south end

June 21, 2016

View the original Independent Tribune article by Michael Knox here. KANNAPOLIS — The Downtown Kannapolis master plan calls for a baseball stadium at corner of West 1st and Oak Avenue and a performing arts center on the south end. The K-Town Furniture building would be demolished to make way for a sports and entertainment complex […]

City of Kannapolis to Purchase Downtown Properties

March 12, 2015

Media Contact: Annette Privette Keller Director of Communications 704-920-4311 o 980-406-2790 c aprivettekeller@kannapolisnc.gov Learn more on the City of Kannapolis’ website. March 12, 2015  KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – The City of Kannapolis and Mr. David H. Murdock have negotiated a transaction regarding 46 acres of property in Downtown Kannapolis. The City will pay $5.55 million for […]

Kannapolis Introduces “Discover a Healthy Life” Brand

September 26, 2014

Read more on www.cityofkannapolis.com. Kannapolis, NC – Over the last few years the City of Kannapolis has begun a comprehensive plan to implement its strategic vision for economic development, job development, and quality of life. This plan includes identifying the City’s brand and then implementing this brand in all aspects of the City’s services and […]

Murdock willing to sell downtown properties to city

July 30, 2014

By Tim Reaves, Independent Tribune Read the original Independent Tribune article. Read the Salisbury Post article. Read the statement from the City of Kannapolis. KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — City officials say they will spend the next few months studying the city’s downtown area for buildings they may want to buy after David Murdock told them he is […]