2017 MPHA The Oak Leaf Now Available On-Line Here

The MPHA Newsletter, The Oak Leaf, has been published and is available here: Oakleaf_Fall_2017_FNL This issue includes the following articles:  MPHA Board, Officers and Board Nominees The MPHA President’s Message “What Is the MPHA?” “The Art of...

Board Nominations

New Nominees for 2017-18 MPHA Board of Directors Kathy Harkness Pamela May nominates Kathy Harkness: a 23-year Myers Park Norton Road neighbor, former MPHA board member and neighborhood crime watch organizer. Kathy has an MBA degree and works for Wells Fargo. She...

The President’s Letter

“He asked for a fee of $25 and expenses ‘if this seems to you reasonable.’” Such began visionary landscape architect John Nolen’s mark on Myers Park in 1905. Formerly a barren cotton farm, the “continuous parkway”*and wooded look of Myers Park is no accident, it was a...

Public Service Program on Aging Trees

What Every Homeowner Needs to Know About Their Aging Trees.   Charlotte  is known for its trees, and Myers Park and surrounding neighborhoods are some of the city’s most notable areas in terms of the extent of their tree canopies.  Recently, we also have had several...

Coyotes in Myers Park

Coyotes in Myers Park by Melissa Knicely, CMPD Animal Care & Control Department The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Animal Care & Control would like to address recent concerns regarding coyote sightings in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg area. While we...