Mecklenburg ABC spends $2.1M on new liquor store on light rail line

Jun 21, 2011 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: WCNC-TV Charlotte

In addition to a transportation alternative, Charlotte city leaders pitched the Lynx light rail line as an engine of economic development along the South Boulevard corridor, bringing with it new buildings and businesses and jobs.

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Pound_Puppy

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Jun 22, 2011
 
I guess that someone in the know decided that this was a way to boost ridership. They must figure that all of the uptown people will jump on the train and go to the end of the line to buy their booze.
very

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Jun 28, 2011
 
Stupid
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Jun 28, 2011
 
Ridiculous
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Lincolnton, NC

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Jun 28, 2011
 
Great; Now the thugs and criminals can over crowd the trains and commit crimes at the sametime they are drunk. That's a good way to help generate the city some revenue. Thanks ABC, way to go!

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