Due to the Coronavirus-related "stay at home" order issued by Mecklenburg County, the GCAA office will be closed and staff will be working remotely until further notice. Events through the end of April will be postponed or cancelled. We will evaluate events scheduled beyond May 15 for feasibility of rescheduling. Follow our Blog and eBlasts for regular updates and pertinent information.

Charlotte Trash Issue Regression

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City Council Backtracks on Changes to Multifamily Trash Collection Policy


REBIC's 4/25/16 article (linked above) provides details. 

GCAA will be contacting members with updates (and for support) as the following key dates approach: 

May 2nd Manager’s Recommended Budget  5pm – determination of whether the City Manager officially includes trash elimination for apartments.

May 11th Council Budget Public Hearing  5pm – opportunity for the public to officially state our opinions on the recommended budget

May 11th Council Budget Adjustments 1pm - City Council's opportunity to ask that apartment trash elimination be added/included in the budget (or propose other ideas/recommendations)

May 25th Council Straw Votes 12 pm –  an unofficial vote that will determine the proposed budget, last chance for elimination to be removed or added to proposal 

June 13th Budget Adoption 5pm – final voting on the proposed budget