I received a call this week from a reporter and then realized that I haven’t posted an updated in quite some time. Here’s a summary of where things stand with efforts to save the Jane Parks McDowell House: In October, the Charlotte city council approved the rezoning plan, which would allow BNA Homes to build […]
American History Happened Here!
We all know the story of the midnight ride of Paul Revere. In October 1780, the property today known as 7001 S. Tryon St Charlotte played a similar role in the except Jane Parks McDowell and her 2 year old child performed the midnight ride to tell the Continental Army where the British were headed.
Today, developers wish to tear the house down and replace it with townhouses. Much of Charlotte's history has been eliminated by bulldozers and wrecking balls. Please help keep this piece of American history from meeting the same fate.