Mayor Lyles’ plan on hold to replace historic home with new one

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Charlotte Mayor Vi Lyles’ plan to build a new home in place of this historic one is on hold.

Mayor Lyles asks permission to build new home in historic McCrorey Heights

The Historic District Commission did not approve her proposal to build a new home in the McCrorey Heights neighborhood.

She demolished the home she bought there last year.

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“I submitted a proposal for a home to be built, which received revisions from the Historic District Commission,” Lyles said in a statement to Channel 9. “Due to my campaign and priorities as mayor of Charlotte, I haven’t had time to evaluate the proposal for resubmission.”

VIDEO: Mayor Lyles asks permission to build new home in historic McCrorey Heights