Another Impossible Rocky Mount Housing Situation -Grant Money

Restored Bungalow on Rose St.Restored Bungalow on Rose St. Many of you will remember when Lindell Kay was writing for The Rocky Mount Telegram. I credit his articles about the City Council and City Management as the beginning of a new day for Main Street and beyond. His articles gave people courage to stop talking … Continue reading Another Impossible Rocky Mount Housing Situation -Grant Money

An Impossible Situation in Rocky Mount, NC Concerning Housing

My Favorite Architect Great Granddaughter Annaclaire turns six in February. She often says things that surprise me and seem beyond her years. She was having a conversation with her Mama about kindergarten. She asked, "When are they going to teach something hard?" Mama said, "What do you mean?" "I want to be able to figure … Continue reading An Impossible Situation in Rocky Mount, NC Concerning Housing

2022 – Rocky Mount NC Housing Decisions – A Community Land Trust for Rocky Mount

Shotgun House on Pine St. Rocky Mount, NC A formal debate usually involves three groups: one supporting a resolution (affirmative team). The City Manager of Rocky Mount is defending the merits of forming a CLT. There is a team opposing the resolution (opposing team), that is represented by this Main Street Blog Post, and those … Continue reading 2022 – Rocky Mount NC Housing Decisions – A Community Land Trust for Rocky Mount