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Storm WaterYes/StormWater/Volunteer/Pages/AdoptAStream.aspx

​Volunteer to clean a stream in your neighborhood and help keep our 3,000 miles of creeks and streams clean!

3/31/2017 2:54 PMWarren, Tabitha
  
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Storm WaterYes/StormWater/Volunteer/Pages/TheBigSpringClean.aspx

​Formerly called the "Big Sweep," this annual event brings together volunteers to help clean up streams and lakes at several locations across Mecklenburg County

3/31/2017 2:54 PMWarren, Tabitha
  
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CATSYes/cats/transit-planning/blue-line-extension/Pages/default.aspx

​Learn more about the 9.3-mile LYNX Blue Line Extension from 7th Street to UNC Charlotte

3/31/2017 2:54 PMWarren, Tabitha
  
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E&PMYes/Engineering/LandscapeManagement/Trees/Pages/Cankerworm.aspx

​Learn how to prevent infestation of cankerworms and get tree-banding supplies

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Charlotte FutureYes/charlottefuture/

​​​​An online home for programs and projects that are part of the the Community Investment Plan, a long-range investment program designed to meet the needs of our growing community

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Projects portalYes/projects/

A centralized portal for construction projects across the city, including maps and project updates​

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Storm WaterYes/StormWater/Volunteer/Pages/AdoptAStream.aspx

Help plant trees along the banks of streams and creeks to reduce erosion, filter pollutants and enhance wildlife habitat at this annual event​

3/31/2017 2:54 PMWarren, Tabitha
  
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CMPDYes/CMPD/Safety/Pages/CrimeStoppers.aspx

​Submit a crime tip anonymously online or by phone

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Charlotte FutureYes/charlottefuture/CIP/Pages/CrossCharlotteTrail.aspx

​A 26-mile trail and greenway facility that will stretch from City of Pineville through Center City and on to the UNC Charlotte campus and Cabarrus County line, connecting with the Mecklenburg County Greenway and Carolina Thread Trail along the way

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M&FSYes/doingbusiness/
A central portal that lists contracting opportunities across all City departments
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I&TYes/fiber/

​Learn about how fiber optic internet works and how it benefits residents

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Civic InnovationYes/civicinnovation/Pages/GovPorch.aspx

​​​GovPorch reimagines the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center Plaza as fun, interactive space where people of all ages want to spend time and excercise their minds and bodies.

3/31/2017 3:00 PMWarren, Tabitha
  
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Solid Waste ServicesYes/SWS/healthy-communities/Pages/default.aspx

​A lifestyle-based program offering practical, actionable stips for improving personal health and the health of the environment

3/31/2017 3:00 PMWarren, Tabitha
  
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MayorYes/Mayor/housingheroes/Pages/Default.aspx

​A commitment by the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County to end veterans' homelessness

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I&TYes/itjobs/

​Professional opportunities with the City of Charlotte for IT professionals

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NBSYes/NBS/CE/KCB/Pages/default.aspx

​Inspires and educates people to take action every day to improve and beautify their community environment

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International RelationsYes/international-relations/business/Pages/MICA.aspx

​Honoring foreign-owned firms in the Charlotte region for their outstanding contributions to philanthropy

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MayorYes/Mayor/Youth/Pages/default.aspx

​A variety of internship, mentoring, out-of-school, leadership and career-readiness programs designed to strengthen the community's youth and yeild a lifetime of positive results

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CRCYes

An annual multi-day celebration honoring the life and legacy ​of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. NO CONTENT

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CMPDYes/CMPD/Safety/Pages/Community-Programs.aspx

An annual event celebrated by neighborhoods across the community to increase neighborhood spirit and strengthen the partnership between neighborhoods and the police​

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NBSYes/NBS/Pages/NEX.aspx

​A free annual event that features panel discussions, workshops and an awards luncheon recognizing outstanding neighborhoods, nonprofits and businesses

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NBSYes/NBS/CE/NMG/Pages/default.aspx

​A program that awards funds to neighborhood-based organizations for projects that make neighborhoods better places to live, work, play and shop

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CMPDYes/CMPD/Safety/Pages/Community-Programs.aspx

Residents in the community work with CMPD to reduce crime and improve quality of life​

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NBSYes/NBS/CE/Environment/Pages/Neighborwoods.aspx

​A community tree planting initiative aimed at keeping the tree canopy healthy and beautiful while achieving Charlotte's goal of a 50 percent tree canopy covereage by 2050.

3/31/2017 3:00 PMWarren, Tabitha
  
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Civic InnovationYes/civic-innovation/Pages/NoBarriers.aspx

Bringing together diverse neighborhoods by creating a new space that uses light, sound and play to stimulate conversation​

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CC&MYes/NonDiscrimination/Pages/default.aspx

​History, FAQs and a timeline associated with the City of Charlotte's nondiscrimination ordinance​

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CDOTYes/Transportation/Programs/Pages/Parklets.aspx

​Small public parks that are an extension of the sidewalk or an on-street parking space that help reclaim a small amount of public space, contrinbuting to an active, accessible and vibrant urban environment

3/31/2017 3:00 PMWarren, Tabitha
  
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CRCYes

​Recognizes officers and work teams from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department who have made outstanding contributions to the improvement of police-community relations in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg area. ​NO CONTENT

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Civic InnovationYes/civic-innovation/Pages/PublicSwings.aspx

​Fostering conversation among strangers by installing Charlotte's signature porch swings in public spaces

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NBSYes/NBS/CE/CommunityInfo/Pages/QOL.aspx

​Explore the social, housing, economic, environmental and safety conditions in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County

3/31/2017 3:01 PMWarren, Tabitha
  
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CMPDYes/CMPD/Safety/Pages/Community-Programs.aspx

​Allows residents of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County to observe police operations from an internal perspective by riding with on-duty police officers

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AirportYeshttp://www.cltairport.com/AboutCLT/Pages/Runway5KRun.aspx

This annual certified, 3.1-mile (5 kilometer) run takes place on a smoo​th, flat ​surface at one of the nation's most unique locations and busiest airports. It's wheelchair-accessible and stroller-friendly.​ Proceeds benefit LIFESPAN.

3/31/2017 3:01 PMWarren, Tabitha
  
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CATSYes/cats/about/safety/Pages/your-call.aspx

​You can report suspicious​ activity on CATS vehicles and at stops at stations safely and discreetly​ using a mobile app​​

3/31/2017 3:01 PMWarren, Tabitha
  
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International RelationsYes/international-relations/intlgovtrelations/Pages/Sister-Cities.aspx

​Encouraging citizen diplomacy and direct contact with our eight sister cities through educational, cultural and civic exchanges

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NBSYes/NBS/CE/CommunityInfo/Pages/NeedASpeaker.aspx

​Provides informative conversations and engaging presentations about local government to neighborhood, business and community organizations and civic groups

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Storm WaterYes/StormWater/Volunteer/Pages/StormDrainMarking.aspx

​Do your part to prevent creek pollution by marking storm drains in your neighborhood

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Civic InnovationYes/civic-innovation/take10/

Challening municipal works to take 10 minutes each week to connect with a city resident and report on their thoughts and ideas​

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E&PMYes/Engineering/RealEstate/TCPP/Pages/default.aspx
A program designed to acquire and conserve land within Charlotte in order to preserve its nationally recognized tree canopy
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CC&MYes/Pages/United-Way.aspx
Full- and part-time City employees, as well as retirees, can donate to the United Way through this online portal
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Storm WaterYes/StormWater/ReportAProblem/Pages/WaterWatchers.aspx

​Report pollution and erosion on a convenient mobile app and become a Water Watcher

3/31/2017 3:01 PMWarren, Tabitha