News & Events

Art@thePoint Community Workshops

Art@thePoint is well on its way to becoming a reality for our southeast Charlotte community!  So far, MoRA has raised more than 80% of the total $150,000 required through private contributions. You can help MoRA raise the final $20,800 for Art@thePoint by booking a...

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New Common Market location coming to Monroe Road

You aren't the only person who thinks southeast Charlotte is underserved. Common Market's Graham Worth thought the same thing when looking for another location for the Charlotte staple. They found the space, location, and neighborhood they were looking for on Monroe...

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Monroe-Idlewild rezoning and new development update

After years with virtually no rezonings in the area, MoRA has had two in quick succession.  While a MoRA Land Use committee is hard at work, it always welcomes your input. We are meeting at Independence Library on Tuesday the 31st at 6:30 p.m. for your input on...

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Groundbreaking news

Groundbreaking on Monroe Road’s iconic public art project Art@thePoint We’re excited to announce a successful groundbreaking on the $150,000 community art project Art@thePoint, a collaborative sculpture that will define southeast Charlotte. “The sculpture will be an...

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Private School Coming to MoRA’s Iconic, Big White House

This part of town, and this specific location, was absolutely perfect for us for so many reasons. - Tomis Parker, director for ALC Mosaic We have all seen the big white house on the corner of Monroe and Rama. The big estate was built way back in 1933, and was even...

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Gourmet ice cream parlor coming to MoRA

A few months ago, Charlotte Agenda covered different trendy desserts available in the Charlotte area. The first was rolled ice cream from Jolly Rolls, a family-owned gourmet ice cream shop in Waxhaw. First off, what is rolled ice cream? It's a little tough to explain,...

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Mora among fastest growing home sales price zip codes

MoRA has two of Charlotte's fastest growing home price zip codes We have been calling the Monroe Road corridor the place for unbelievably affordable real estate for years. We still have bargains, but they are getting harder to find and they are getting a bit more...

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Silver Line Light Rail Update and MoRA Area Stations

We seen a handful of updates recently about the long awaited Silver Line, a transportation project that would transform southeast Charlotte between Independence Boulevard and Monroe Road. LYNX completed a transit study of the Silver Line and the southeast corridor and...

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