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WELCOME GUIDE 2019-2020

COMMUNITY PROFILE • HELPFUL NEWCOMER INFO • THINGS TO SEE & DO • BUSINESS DIRECTORY

THIS PUBLICATION IS PROVIDED BY THE MATTHEWS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & RED BRICK PARTNERSHIP


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One of the most impressive Belgian ale selections anywhere.

24 taps - featuring an impressive international selection, + beers brewed on-site in a 5 barrel brew house!

Specialize in beers from small local breweries that are not large enough to bottle or can their products yet.

Featuring the largest patio in all of Matthews!

18 taps - pouring local brews & Belgian ales. Frequently feature rare and hard-to-find brews that you just can’t find any place else.

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Wine by the glass and a full coffee menu.

195 N. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 www.templemojo.com

Full retail wine shop and a wine bar.

213 N. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 seaboardbrewing.com

offering pizzas using fresh and often local ingredients.


As a parent, you see the cutest kid in the world. We see so much more.

At Carolina Kids Dentistry, we understand the importance of establishing a good oral hygiene regimen early in a child's life, and provide children with the necessary knowledge and treatment to maintain a healthy smile throughout their life. Our friendly staff encourages and teaches kids how to develop good dental hygiene habits and make nutritional choices.

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We specialize in treating children from infancy to young adulthood and individuals with special needs in a state-of-the-art and inviting environment.

FREE 1st VISIT FOR CHILDREN 18 MONTHS AND YOUNGER 5829 Phyliss Lane • Mint Hill, NC 28227 • 704-790-0590 • www.ckdentistry.com

Board Certified Pediatric Dentist

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What’s Inside 4

WELCOME

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MATTHEWS 101

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LIBRARY

From Kelly Barnhardt, Matthews Chamber of Commerce, Rob Jacik, John Urban, & Pam Decker, Red Brick Partnership

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POLICE, FIRE & EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

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BEE CITY USA

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ANIMAL CONTROL

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WORSHIP

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VEHICLE LICENSE & REGISTRATION

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POST OFFICE

Volunteer spirit is alive and well

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VOTER REGISTRATION

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BUSINESS INFORMATION

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MATTHEWS CHAMBER DIRECTORY

Recreations, Parks and Green Spaces

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HEALTHCARE

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INDEX OF ADVERTISERS

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CATCH A GAME

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EDUCATION

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PHONE NUMBERS & LINKS

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GOVERNMENT & ADMINISTRATION

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Q&A WITH MAYOR PAUL BAILEY

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MATTHEWS - ONE COMMUNITY

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MATTHEWS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

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MATTHEWS BY THE NUMBERS Local demographics

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DOWNTOWN MATTHEWS DIRECTORY

GO, SEE AND DO

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RED BRICK PARTNERSHIP

Enjoy all that Matthews has to offer with numerous attractions & events

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COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

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EVENTS GET OUTSIDE

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In Matthews, NC we are incredibly fortunate to have the diversity and caliber of businesses and non-profits here, as well as the strength and longevity of many local leaders. The Matthews Chamber of Commerce is home to approximately 400 members located in Matthews and the surrounding communities. We are considered a beacon for small and medium sized businesses to network and feel connected to one another and the Kelly Barnhardt community, but we also have many large businesses that have woven the fabric of the Matthews Chamber tightly for many years as well. We are a resource for your business no matter the size or age; we can help you find channels for success whether it’s by attending our many networking events or simply by advertising your business with us internally and externally. It’s all about CONNECTIONS! Here at the Matthews Chamber we pride ourselves on working closely with the Town of Matthews, The Matthews Historical Society and Mecklenburg County. Our offices are inside the Visitor’s Center for Matthews, so we see many people come through this building every day. People who are either moving to the area, or sometimes people who have lived here for generations, but just never had the time to visit before. We love to show off the Town of Matthews and you can definitely get the best of both worlds here, which is a town that is growing and vibrant, but also manages to maintain its small-town charm and feel. I guarantee that you could find a Matthews Chamber business to fulfill just about any business need you have. And that’s why we love working with The Biz Well Corporation to create this Welcome to Matthews magazine, because it truly emphasizes all the Matthews businesses that make up our community. And by shopping local, you are supporting a business owner here who can also then give back to the community in many ways. It’s a wonderful circle of success! At the Chamber, we highly encourage and support everyone inside and outside of our community to shop local, but we also like to encourage our businesses to support one another as well. You can help support your community, your local businesses and YOUR Matthews Chamber by visiting our website at: www.matthewschamber.org. We always have great events coming up that change monthly too, so be sure to check our calendar frequently. Stop by and see us when you can! We are next to the BIG RED Caboose – you can’t miss us! Kelly Barnhardt

Kelly Barnhardt Executive Director Matthews Chamber of Commerce

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Rob Jacik Co-Chair

John R Urban Co-Chair

Pam Decker Treasurer

On behalf of the Red Brick Partnership, we would like to extend our warmest greetings to the visitors, residents and business owners. This second edition of the “Welcome to Matthews” magazine is just one element of the community outreach that is making the Town of Matthews a wonderful destination for visitors to explore, residents to live and businesses to thrive. The Red Brick Partnership along with the strong support and cooperation of the Town of Matthews, The Economic Development Advisory Board and the Matthews Chamber of Commerce, are all working together to help elevate the historic downtown, the heart and soul of Matthews. Likewise, we need to say thanks to all of the business owners and non-profit organizations who have contributed their time, financial support and comradery to enhancing downtown. In just a few short years, Matthews has seen a transformational increase in businesses, restaurants, craft beer and wine, coffee shops, bakeries, etc. bringing community life back to the Downtown. Truly, Downtown Matthews has become a home for locals and a destination for visitors. You can enjoy a variety of entertainment options, including sporting events at the Sportsplex, plays and musicals at the Fullwood Theater, and special events like Food Truck Fridays and First Thursdays. These are just a sampling of the events and activities happening in Matthews. Matthews continues to work towards retaining its historic charm and small town feel, all the while dealing with a strong resurgency of its downtown, with new businesses and residents bringing with them a new vibrancy to downtown. We welcome you to be a part of Matthews. Enjoy, Rob Jacik, John R Urban, and Pam Decker

Rob Jacik

John R. Urban Pam Decker


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Matthews-one community open to all! Matthews is located in the Piedmont region of typically be reached within 30 minutes. We are proud of our past North Carolina and situated on the southeastern When you come to Matthews, expect to be and what we have side of Mecklenburg County, between Charlotte greeted by people with big smiles and even and Monroe. bigger hearts. There are plenty of neighborhoods become. We’re even Prior to 1874, transportation in this area was to choose from to raise a family, grow a business more excited about limited to horses and stagecoaches and and find your life’s passion here. The educational where we are going. Matthews was an important stagecoach stop system is strong, offering students of all ages between Charlotte and Monroe.The stagecoach Our citizens embrace the room to learn and grow. era faded in 1874 when railroads came steaming Many family-friendly recreational options are true spirit of community into the area. The Central Carolina Railroad, later available within the town’s boundaries, ranging and that’s what make known as the Seaboard Air Line Railroad, ran from fine and cultural arts to a trampoline park Matthews a great place and bowling. Downtown is vibrant, featuring a spur tracks off their main Wilmington-Tennessee line through the small town. The first train rolled dynamic blend of businesses, retail stores and to live, play and work. into town on December 15, 1874. The Railroad dining options. Don’t miss the First Thursday named the stop “Matthews” in honor of Edward Watson events where local businesses offer amazing food specials, drink Matthews, a director in the company. In 1879, Matthews was specials, entertainment and art on the streets and in the businesses incorporated as a municipal corporation in the state of North throughout the downtown district! Carolina with 191 residents listed in the 1880 census. Festival seasons are non-stop in this town. There are numerous Today, Matthews has a population just over 30,000 and is parks for family gatherings and youthful energy. And for those who conveniently located along Interstate 485, U.S. Highway 74, and love to shop, there are plenty of options. The town is filled with NC Highway 51. Matthews location is made even more attractive unique one-of-a-kind shops, as well as modern shopping centers by the relative ease of getting to regional landmarks such as with major anchor stores. the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Carolina coast within a couple The hometown spirit runs strong in Matthews, and your future of hours by car. Charlotte Douglas International Airport, the neighbors are waiting to show you what Southern hospitality is ninth largest airport in the nation based on passenger totals, can all about. n

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RESIDENTIAL BROKERAGE Licensed in NC & SC

704-516-7688

BY THE NUMBERS POPULATION

HOUSEHOLDS

32,117

Households

47.8%

Median Household Income 2013-2017

Female Population

$76,007

52.2%

Median Value of Housing Unit

$231,300

POPULATION BY AGE GROUP Under 5 years .............

4.8% Under 18 Years ........ 22.9% 65 years and Over ... 16.3% Median Age ....... 32 Years Veterans In Matthews

EDUCATION High School Graduate or Higher 2013-2017

94.8% Bachelor’s Degree or Higher 2013-2017

2,203

53.4%

LAND & PARKS

17.2

Owned by a subsidiary of NRT LLC

11,678

Male Population

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REALTOR®

2013-2017

2017 Estimate

Total Town Land Area

TinaWhitley

Tina.Whitley@CBCarolinas.com 7903 Providence Rd Suite 150 Charlotte, NC 28277

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TAX RATES Matthews Tax Rate

35.5¢ per $100 valuation Mecklenburg County Tax Rate

$.8387 per $100 valuation Source: United States Census Bureau-www.census.gov

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MATTHEWS TRAIN DEPOT & VISITORS CENTER The Train Depot offers a free interactive experience for your family - the historic red Seaboard caboose is a favorite spot for wedding/prom/ family photos and a fun place where children are welcome to play. The Depot was constructed in the late 1880s. Passenger service ended in 1958, but the Depot remained in operation until 1966. The Train Depot stood idle until 1999 when the Town of Matthews purchased it and relocated it to a prominent location on the Town Green of downtown Matthews. The building was restored and now serves as the home of the Matthews Visitors Center and the Matthews Chamber of Commerce. A variety of Town merchandise and memorabilia is available at the center. Open Monday - Friday from 9AM - 5PM; Saturday 10AM - 4PM 210 Matthews Station St. | Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-3649 | www.matthewsnc.gov

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HISTORIC REID HOUSE

MATTHEWS HERITAGE MUSEUM

FARMERS MARKET

The Reid House was built in 1890 by Edward Solomon Reid and is one of the few remaining Victorian Queen Anne houses in the area. Mr. Reid was a prominent businessman in Matthews. Currently it is owned and operated by the Matthews Historical Foundation. This charming and quaint house is available for rent for special occasions. It’s been the setting for numerous weddings and receptions, parties, dinners, and Victorian teas.

Step back in time and learn about the history of Matthews at this educational and interactive museum located in the Massey-Clark House, built in 1880. Learn about the importance of the railroad to this community. A country doctor’s office, the bank, and the local drug store can be explored. Pretend to be telephone operators with the switchboard. Open Thursday-Saturday from 10AM-4:30PM. On the first Saturday of every month you can visit the Matthews Heritage Museum for free. On other days admission is $4 per person, $2 for young people 11-17, children 10 & under are free.

134 W. John Street | Matthews NC 28105 704-849-7368 www.matthewsreidhouse.org

232 N. Trade Street | Matthews NC 28105 704-708-4996 www.matthewsheritagemuseum.org

Known as the largest, most diverse producer-only farmers market in the greater Charlotte, NC area, the Matthews Community Farmers Market is a great way to start your Saturday. Numerous vendors offer seasonal fruits and vegetables, baked goods, peanuts, meats and poultry, jellies & jams, local crafts, among many other items. Enjoy cooking demonstrations by top local chefs and live music as well as family-friendly special events & activities. Held rain or shine. Regular Season: April-November: Every Saturday 8AM until Noon; Winter Market: December - March: Every Saturday 8AM-10AM

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105 N. Trade Street | Matthews, NC 28105 980-293-2698 | www.matthewsfarmersmarket.com


MATTHEWS COMMUNITY CENTER

A variety of programs and classes for all ages are offered here, including dance, art, drama, music and much more! Built in 1907, the Matthews Community Center is designated as a historical landmark. The aging building faced demolition in the 1990's, but town residents stepped forward with a desire to renovate instead of tearing down the building. It was taken over by the Town of Matthews and restored. The beautiful classrooms once again hold classes for the Matthews Parks and Recreation Department and community groups. The center also houses Fullwood Theater - home of the Matthews Playhouse. 100 W McDowell Street | Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-7275 | www.matthewsnc.gov

MATTHEWS PLAYHOUSE OF THE PERFORMING ARTS Matthews Playhouse is a community based non-profit theatre committed to enriching the lives of children, adults, and families by inviting them to participate in the world of performing arts and education. Since 1995 the Playhouse has grown from 2 productions during the school year and 1 production class in the summer to a community theatre with a full season of plays and classes year round. Matthews Playhouse is located in the Matthews Community Center 100 McDowell Street | Matthews, NC 28105 704-846-8343 | www.matthewsplayhouse.com

McDOWELL ARTS CENTER

RENFROW GENERAL MERCHANDISE & HARDWARE

Located in the heart of Matthews, the McDowell Arts Center (MAC) is a remarkable showcase for local artists. The MAC sparks creative experiences with great art exhibits, classes, and workshops for people of all ages. Housed in a 1920s former "Agriculture Building”, the 2-room gallery space as well as a large classroom/studio space provides a great place to encourage the creation and presentation of visual arts. The MAC is also home to the Matthews Artists Guild and KidzArt. 123 McDowell Street | Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-7275 | www.matthewsnc.gov

Established before 1900 by Capt. Thomas Jefferson Renfrow, the store prides itself as a “120-year-old piece of downtown Matthews history”. Renfrow specializes in edible gardening products & classes, baby chicks & poultry supplies, keys, local honey & seasonal produce from Renfrow Farms. If you have a DIY project that needs an unusual hardware product, look no further than this unique hometown store. 188 North Trade Street Matthews NC 28105 704-847-4088 www.renfrowhardware.com

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CREWS RECREATION CENTER Crews Recreation Center is a part of the Parks and Recreation for the Town of Matthews. Crews Recreation Center offers many programs year round for all ages including summer camps, and seasonal events.

A great place to see movies on the big screen at excellent prices. This local theater complex offers multiple screens, comfortable all-stadium seating & self-service ticketing kiosks. 9508 Northeast Court Matthews, NC 28105 | 704-847-5245 www.cinemark.com/theatre-1144

1201 Crews Road Matthews, NC 28105 | 704-708-1287 www.matthewsnc.gov

LEVINE SENIOR CENTER The Levine Senior Center thrives on empowering seniors to celebrate living by developing new relationships through fellowship, enhancing their power of knowledge through stimulating activities and believing in the concepts of boundless aging. The Center is open to folks age 50 and older. They offer a number of free programs ranging from health and wellness to meditation and tap dancing. The center offers an exercise room, indoor pool, health seminars, educational programs, creative arts, tax preparation assistance and other programs. 1050 DeVore Lane | Matthews, NC 28105 704-846-4654 | www.levineseniorcenter.org

AMF CAROLINA LANES Offering fun and affordable family entertainment with 56 of the hippest bowling lanes in the area. Enjoy a fantastic arcade with state-of-the art games as well old-school classics. Enjoy a wide variety of scrumptious food or enjoy an adult beverage in the sports bar. 11210 Brigmon Road | Matthews, NC 28105 704-841-7606 www.amf.com/location/amf-carolina-lanes Matthews • North Carolina

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Local businesses offer amazing food specials, drink specials, entertainment and art on the streets and in the businesses throughout the downtown district! The fun and festivities start at 5PM and continue through the evening until closing. 2019 Schedule March 7th April 4th May 2nd June 6th July 4th

August 1st September 5th October 3rd November 7th December 5th

Join Us For Our Special Quarterly Events March - Shamrock Crawl June - Dog Days of Summer October - Jersey Night with Sir Purr December - Holiday Stroll www.redbrickpartnership.org

MATTHEWS ALIVE This annual Labor Day weekend celebration is a grand, fourday family event. Enjoy more than 150 arts and crafts vendors, 30 food vendors, one of the largest parades in the Southeast, indoor artisan shows, the Kids Connection interactive area, a fantastic Midway full of games and rides for all ages, and three stages of free entertainment all weekend. For more information, including vendor applications, visit www.matthewsalive.org

GREATER MATTHEWS BUSINESS EXPO Network, expand and generate new leads with local businesses at this annual Matthews Chamber of Commerce event. Free and Open to the Public! Plenty of demonstrations, speakers, giveaways & food samples. Browse numerous trade show booths of local businesses, as they promote their products and services to the community. 704-847-3649 | www.matthewschamber.org

LUNCH WITH THE EASTER BUNNY & GREAT EASTER EXPEDITION Children can eat lunch, do a fun craft activity, and get their picture taken with the Easter bunny. Matthews also offers the Great Easter Egg Expedition. Several thousand eggs will be hidden throughout the parks and Greenway in Matthews. Get out with your family, enjoy our parks, and help us find them!

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EARTH DAY/KIDS IN NATURE DAY Presented by Habitat and Wildlife Keepers (HAWK), Earth Day/Kids in Nature Day takes place on the Four Mile Creek Greenway behind the Matthews Community Center. Enjoy a celebration of Earth Day with a variety of educational activities and displays from local organizations.

HEALTHY LIVING EXPO This family-friendly event, hosted by The Matthews Chamber of Commerce, features numerous vendor booths offering - health tips, screenings, cooking demonstrations, fitness activities, blood drive and more. There will be lots of giveaways as well. Admission is free and open to the public. Held “On The Green” in Downtown Matthews in May during the Beachfest Matthews event. 704-847-3649 | www.matthewschamber.org

BEACHFEST MATTHEWS Come put your toes in the sand and enjoy one of our most popular events! Held in May, BeachFest Matthews has two days of beach music on stage, rides and amusements, boardwalk style food, shagging and more. Bring the family to celebrate spring, and have some fun!

MATTHEWS FOOD TRUCK FRIDAYS & CONCERT SERIES

A variety of food trucks roll into downtown Matthews on the second and fourth Fridays, April through September, in Stumptown Park. Enjoy dinner from eclectic area trucks, relax in the park, listen to good music and enjoy the downtown vibe! Held from 5PM - 9PM Stumptown Park 120 S. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 www.matthewsnc.gov www.facebook.com/ MatthewsFoodTruckFridays/ 2019 Schedule April 12 ...................... The Catalinas April 26 ................ Chicago Rewired May 24 ..................... Terence Young June 14 ................... Michael Cosner June 28 .............................. DeCarlo July 12 ....................... Carolina Soul July 26 .................................... KRVE August 9 .............. Party Parrot Band August 23 ....................... Gal Friday September 13 ............ Sonic Rewind September 27 ................ Band of Oz


CHARLOTTE SYMPHONY NIGHT IN STUMPTOWN PARK An ever popular annual tradition held in June, the Charlotte Symphony performs in Stumptown Park. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy dinner from local food trucks.

FUN FAMILY 4th of JULY

ARTWALK & MUSICFEST OF MATTHEWS This one - day music, arts, and crafts show, is held “On the Green” in September. Visitors enjoy an opportunity to meet and interact with artists and purchase their artwork. Featuring live music and performing arts, art exhibits, and a hands-on children's art area. 704-847-3649 www.matthewschamber.org

NOT SO SPOOKY HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL Come decorate your bikes, scooters and wagons, then join in the People's Parade, a non-motorized parade from Matthews Station Street (in front of Town Hall) to Stumptown Park. The evening is capped off with a concert in the park.

THE ANNUAL MATTHEWS AUTO REUNION AND MOTORCYCLE SHOW Showcasing classic and unique automobiles and motorcycles. Held on Labor Day each year in Downtown Matthews. 704-847-3649 www.matthewschamber.org

Pumpkin Carving Contest, carriage rides, Halloween games and activities, prizes and more. Bring your bags and get a head start on your trick or treating! Come dressed in your costumes ready to have a good time! We'll also show a Halloween movie at sundown.

PAWSITIVELY MATTHEWS Over 50 pet-friendly vendors and exhibitors, Frisbee Shows, contests, Matthews Police Department K9 Unit demonstrations, adoptable dog parades, Beer & Wine Pawvillion, music, and more! Held in November, this is a fun day for dogs and their people, in Stumptown Park.

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HOLIDAY EVENTS The Nutcracker Presented by Matthews Ballet and Dance. Come get in the holiday spirit with the performance of the Nutcracker Ballet! Tickets must be purchased at the Matthews Community Center - Space is limited! For more information call 704-321-7275. Sugar Plum Party Meet the cast of the Nutcracker after the performance while enjoying some decadent treats and refreshments! Tickets must be purchased at the Matthews Community Center. Space is limited! For information call 704-321-7275. Hometown Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration A traditional small-town holiday celebration filled with activities, entertainment and lots of surprises! You won't want to miss it! Breakfast with Santa Bring your camera and take your picture with Santa and Mrs. Claus! Come enjoy breakfast, a performance in the theater, and make a take-home holiday craft. Tickets must be purchased at the Matthews Community Center. Space is limited!

Enjoy the magic of live theater

is committed to enriching the lives of children, adults, and families by inviting them to participate in the world of performing arts and education.

We continue the tradition of providing

QUALITY PRODUCTIONS with local performers at

AFFORDABLE PRICES CLASSES & SUMMER CAMPS are available to children

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MATTHEWS PARKS, RECREATION AND CULTURAL RESOURCE DEPARTMENT Matthews Community Center 100 McDowell Street | Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-7275 www.matthewsnc.gov The Town of Matthews offer a vast number of amenities, programs, and services that citizens can experience. From disc golf to fishing, concerts to playgrounds, Matthews has something for everyone. Programming for all ages include youth sports, adult sports leagues, senior programs and summer camps.

Baucom Park 601 Sadie | Matthews NC 28105 This 1-acre park contains picnic shelters with tables, outdoor grills, a playground, and swings.

Butler High School Tennis Courts 1810 Matthews Mint Hill Road Matthews NC 28105 The Butler High School tennis courts are open for public use. First come-first served court play no reservations.

Fountain Rock Park 311 S. Trade Street | Matthews NC 28105 Located in the midst of the Four Mile Creek Greenway. This passive park is for relaxation or a break from your walk along the greenway. Here you can sit and meditate at the flowing fountain, have a picnic, or read a book.

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Four Mile Creek Greenway

Squirrel Lake Park

The greenway contains 2-miles of walking trail and multiple neighborhood connectors. Parking is available at Squirrel Lake Park and the Matthews Community Center. This is a joint project between the Town of Matthews and Mecklenburg County.

1631 Pleasant Plains Road Matthews NC 28105 This 36-acre park offers something for everyone: Two shelters, restrooms, playground, swings, cornhole, trails, pond, 12-hole disc golf course, and access to the Four Mile Creek Greenway. There is a large pier overlooking the pond for fishing and observing the surrounding pond life.

KP Park 320 E. Matthews Street Matthews NC 28105 This pocket park near Town Hall and the Public Library is a Certified Wildlife Habitat that serves as a passive area to enjoy the outdoors with the pergola and seating. The park is dedicated in memory of Kay Plyler, who was a long time Town employee and the Assistant Town Manager at the time of her passing.

Stumptown Park 120 S. Trade | Matthews NC 28105 This .9-acre park is used year round for movies, concerts, and special events. Stumptown Park houses a performance stage with a sand play/dance area. With open grass areas and a sand volleyball court, Stumptown Park provides opportunities for many different outdoor recreation activities.

Purser-Hulsey Park

Town Green Park

13201 Phillips Road Matthews NC 28105 Officially opened in 2016, this park currently features roughly 1.5 miles of biking and walking trails and a community garden. There are future plans to expand the park to span over 95-acres.

232 Matthews Station Street Matthews NC 28105 Located in front of Town Hall and the Public Library, the Town Green is a nice place to experience the sights and sounds of Matthews with a gazebo, benches, and open grass areas.

Sardis Park

Windsor Park

9650 Sardis Road Matthews NC 28105 This 2.8-acre park contains a gazebo-style picnic shelter with tables, playground and swings, paved walking trail, open grassy play area, and restrooms.

10140 Northeast Parkway Matthews NC 28105 This 5.24-acre park has a playground, several slides, swings, and climbing structures. Check out the zipline while you're there! There is a picnic shelter with tables that offer seating for 30-40 people, and a large family-size grill.


MECKLENBURG COUNTY SPORTSPLEX AT MATTHEWS 2425 Sports Parkway | Matthews, NC 28105 980-314-7539 (PLEX)

The Sportsplex consists of nine multipurpose synthetic turf fields, two grass fields and a 2,500-seat grass stadium. All of the fields can accommodate a variety of sports: soccer, lacrosse, football, field hockey, rugby, etc. The Stadium has a two story field house with home, away, and referee locker rooms. The top floor of the field house is a 90-person conference room that is available to rent. The Sportsplex has two playgrounds and roughly two miles of paved trails.

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CAROLINA PANTHERS National Football League www.panthers.com The Panthers began play in 1995 as one of two expansion teams to begin play that year. The teams home field is Bank of America Stadium in uptown Charlotte. The Panthers have reached the playoffs seven times, advancing to four NFC Championship Games and two Super Bowls. They have won six division titles, one in the NFC West and five in the NFC South.

CHARLOTTE CHECKERS American Hockey League www.gocheckers.com The Charlotte Checkers are a minor-league professional ice hockey team and are the American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate of the Carolina Hurricanes of the National Hockey League (NHL). The Checkers play their home games at Bojangles' Coliseum in Charlotte.

CHARLOTTE HORNETS National Basketball Association www.nba.com/hornets The Hornets were originally established in 1988. In 2002 the franchise relocated to New Orleans and became the New Orleans Hornets. In 2004 the NBA established the Charlotte Bobcats. After 10 years as the Hornets, the New Orleans team decided to rebrand themselves with a new name and the “Hornets” name was returned to Charlotte. The Bobcats were officially renamed the Charlotte Hornets for the 2014–15 NBA season. The Hornets play their games inside the Spectrum Center, and the excitement is couragious.

KANNAPOLIS INTEMIDATORS Minor League Baseball www.milb.com/kannapolis The Intimidators are a minor league baseball team in Kannapolis. The team is a Class Low-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox and has plays in the South Atlantic League. The team plays in Intimidators Stadium (formerly Fieldcrest Cannon and later CMCNorthEast Stadium) in Kannapolis.

CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS Minor League Baseball www.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t494 The Charlotte Knights are a minor league baseball team as the Triple-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. The Knights play at the 10,000+ seat BB&T Ballpark located in Uptown Charlotte. Former notable players for the Knights include Curt Schilling, Manny Ramírez, Frank Thomas, and many others.

CHARLOTTE INDEPENDENCE United Soccer League www.charlotteindependence.com The Charlotte Independence joined USL as an expansion team in September 2014. The team, owned and operated by Queen City Soccer Club LLC, began play in the spring of 2015. They are affiliated with the Major League Soccer (MLS) team the Colorado Rapids. The soccer club plays their home games at the 2,500-seat Sportsplex at Matthews stadium.

CHARLOTTE HOUNDS Major League Lacrosse www.charlottehounds.com The Charlotte Hounds are a Major League Lacrosse (MLL) professional men's field lacrosse franchise that began play in the 2012 MLL season. The Hounds play their home games at the historic American Legion Memorial Stadium in Charlotte.

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MATTHEWS ATHLETIC & RECREATION ASSOCIATION (MARA) 1200 South Trade Street | Matthews, NC 28105 www.marasports.org

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Youth sports are definitely alive in Matthews thanks to MARA. Since 1956, this family oriented organization has been offering a wide variety of sports opportunities for children, including baseball, softball, football, basketball, and cheerleading. They provide a fun environment, quality facilities, expert instruction, and the highest level of coaching to ensure every child has an enjoyable learning experience with the opportunity to reach their full potential. This non-profit, volunteer organization supports a variety of youth sports activities that is governed by a strong sense of individual and team sportsmanship. -

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GOVERNMENT Matthews is governed by a Mayor and a six - member Board of Commissioners. A nonpartisan election for Mayor is held every two years. Commissioner elections are also nonpartisan and all seats are at-large. Commissioners are elected for two year terms. The next election is November 2019. Town Council meetings are held the second and fourth Mondays of every month at 7:00 p.m. at Town Hall, 232 Matthews Station Street. The public is given an opportunity to speak at every meeting for four minutes on any topic. A sign up sheet is in the lobby before every meeting if you would like to address the Board.

TOWN HALL 232 Matthews Station Street Matthews, NC 28105 Phone: 704-847-4411 Fax: 704-845-1964 www.matthewsnc.gov

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_________________________ Mayor Paul Bailey mayorbailey@matthewsnc.gov _________________________

_________________________ Commissioner Barbara Dement bdement@matthewsnc.gov _________________________

Mayor Pro Tem John Higdon jhigdon@matthewsnc.gov _________________________

Town Manager Hazen Blodgett 704-708-1230 hblodgett@matthewsnc.gov _________________________

Commissioner Chris Melton cmelton@matthewsnc.gov _________________________ Commissioner Jeff Miller jmiller@matthewsnc.gov _________________________ Commissioner John Urban jurban@matthewsnc.gov _________________________ Commissioner Kress Query kquery@matthewsnc.gov _________________________

Assistant Town Manager Becky Hawke 704-708-1231 bhawke@matthewsnc.gov _________________________ Town Clerk Lori Canapinno 704-708-1222 lcanapinno@matthewsnc.gov _________________________ Public Works Director C.J. O'Neill 704-708-1242 cjoneill@matthewsnc.gov _________________________

__________________________ Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resource Director Corey King 704-708-1263 cking@matthewsnc.gov __________________________ Interim Planning & Development Director Jay Camp, AICP 704-708-1226 jcamp@matthewsnc.gov _________________________ Chief of Police Clark Pennington 704-841-6731 cpennington@matthewsnc.gov __________________________ Fire & EMS Chief Rob Kinniburgh 704-708-1200 rkinniburgh@matthewsnc.gov __________________________ *Please Note: All elected officials listed are accurate at time of printing. They are subject to change with results of election.


MATTHEWS 101 Have you ever wondered about the inner workings of local government? Matthews 101 is an informative

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What’s new within the last year that you’re most excited about for Matthews? The evolving of the Matthews Police Department and the Fire & EMS Department. Over the years, the citizens of Matthews have enjoyed excellent service and support of these departments. In 2018 we saw both departments change to further support our citizens. The Police Department has a new Chief which has allowed new ideas and approaches for policing to be incorporated. In addition, we added a motorcycle unit that will support with traffic control and enforcement. The Fire & EMS Department transitioned to a 24-hour paid staffing model at the end of 2018. Now, career and volunteer firefighters and EMT’s work side by side around the clock ensuring sufficient coverage.

program where you can learn about town departments and functions that help make Matthews a great place to live. Matthews 101 participants will learn more about local government, the Town of Matthews, its staff, departments and services provided suring this six week educational program. Participants get a hands-on learning experience through weekly sessions focused on a different department or area of town government, including Police, Fire and EMS, Parks and Recreation, Public Works and more. Participants will be able to share this knowledge with their neighbors and have the ability to be an effective leader in their neighborhood. Are You Eligible? To be selected, you must live in the Town of Matthews and be willing to commit the time to this informative and interesting program. The Town of Matthews will strive for diverse participation in this program. What is the Cost? There is no cost to Matthews citizens who attend the sessions. For more information, please contact Maureen Keith at mkeith@matthewsnc.gov or 704-708-1278.

What does your typical day-to-day look like for you? My typical day has changed in 2019 as I have retired from my full-time job and can concentrate on being the Mayor. The Mayor's position is part-time job, but as the Town has grown, the demands have increased. The days are enjoyable because of the interface I have with the Town staff, citizens and our business owners. I am free to have more interface with our surrounding Towns (Mint Hill, Stallings and Indian Trail) and the other municipalities in Mecklenburg County. What do you do in your time off? I try to spend as much time as I can with my grandchildren and family. I enjoy fishing, playing golf, and the beach. And then there is always the "Honey-do List". What are your priorities for next year? During 2019 I want to spend more time looking to the future of Matthews. There are many ongoing projects that consume my time - issues like John Street, rezoning, and keeping our taxes low. However, there is a need to develop ideas for the next big plans for Matthews and find ways to make these ideas happen. What is energizing Matthews? Matthews has become a destination in its own right. I continually hear from folks who love to come to our Town and enjoy popular dining options, shopping, and nightlife. I think the energy in Matthews is the people who make this home and those who come to visit. Having a great downtown that people can enjoy and having all of the shopping conveniences nearby is a mixture that makes us a great place to live, work, and play.

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The Town of Matthews Fire & EMS is a combination department consisting of a career Chief, an Administrative Assistant, four career Captains, three career Lieutenants, 18 career Firefighter/EMT's, and over 60 volunteers, ranging in rank from FF/EMT through Assistant Chief. They responded to nearly 4,000 calls for service in 2018.

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The Matthews Police Department staff is committed to providing the highest level of service possible to the citizens of Matthews. Staffed by approximately 85 full and part-time employees, they are also aided in their mission by more than 25 dedicated citizen volunteers.


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Partnering with our local businesses and community, while working together for growth and stability, to create a more prosperous place to work and live. The Matthews Chamber of Commerce is a community

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President Town of Matthews AS A MEMBER OF THE MATTHEWS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, YOU WILL BE AMONG A GROUP THAT ENJOYS ENHANCED OPPORTUNITIES FOR VISABILITY, EDUCATION, NETWORKING, AND CREDIBILITY • Networking opportunities with 375+ businesses throughout the community • Monthly luncheons with informative speakers Held 2nd Wednesday of each month from 11am to 1pm (Christ Covenant Church-800 Fullwood Lane, Matthews)

• Business After Hours - Held 4th Thursday of each month from 5pm to 7pm (check website for details) • New business grand opening ribbon cuttings • Educational Seminars on specific topics related to you and your organization

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• Free listing on Chamber website, over 2,500 visitors per month • Chamber website links available • Mailing lists available • Serve on committees such as our planning committee, ambassador team and Board of Directors • Display business promotional material in the Matthews Visitors Center/Chamber Office

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• Sponsor a Chamber event and get your business noticed: - The Greater Matthews Business Expo - Annual Golf Tournament - Healthy Living Expo - Auto Reunion Classic Car & Motorcycle Show - ArtWalk & MusicFest - Annual Holiday Gala • Ability to volunteer in your community • Women in Business (check website for details) • MYPro-Matthews Young Professionals (check website for details)

Kimberly A. Gossage Vice President Garrity & Gossage, LLP Jennifer Anthony Treasurer Novant Health Chris Hutter Past President Novant Health Sue S. Sproat Board Member COS Kids Child Development Campus Jeff Atwood Board Member QwikConnect Matthews Joe Grooms Jr. Board Member Sharp Business Systems Dr. Edith McElroy Board Member Central Piedmont Community College - Levine Campus Mike Huckaby Board Member Brand RPM / Huck’s Sportswear Tyler Windham III Board Member Farley Insurance Group, LLC Barry Steiger Board Member Mario's Italian Restaurant / John's Place JD Yearwood Board Member Lat Purser & Associates, Inc. Ben Durban Board Member Live Events Media Group Sandra Rose Conway At Large Member Matthews HELP Center Barbara Dement Matthews Town Commissioner Town of Matthews CHAMBER STAFF Kelly Barnhardt Executive Director

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There are many reasons to Visit Downtown Matthews...

Come Find Yours! Whether you are shopping, dining or just visiting, Downtown Matthews has so much to offer. Downtown Matthews really is the heart and soul of the community. It is a lively and vibrant place with numerous businesses, residences, and destinations that provide experiences to visitors through the many recreational, historical, cultural, and culinary arts unique to the town. A big reason Downtown Matthews is such a popular place is because of the efforts of the Red Brick Partnership (RBP). The RBP is a local organization of downtown businesses, residents, and the Town of Matthews all working together.

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Through marketing promotions, videos, social media, and First Thursday events, the RBP has raised the level of awareness of Downtown Matthews. The RBP is dedicated to promoting, enhancing, diversifying, and supporting the development of Downtown Matthews while preserving its rich history. The Partnership is focused on connecting, strategizing, and collaborating with businesses, residents, non-profits, and all members within the community to elevate Downtown Matthews.

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Join the First Thursday Matthews Downtown Crawl for fun and festivities in Historic Downtown Matthews Local businesses offer amazing food specials, drink specials, entertainment and art on the streets and in the businesses throughout the Downtown district! The fun and festivities occur the first Thursday of each month starting at 5PM and continuing through the evening until closing.

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Get Involved! With your help, Red Brick Partnership we can continue to grow and promote Downtown Matthews. Take on one or all of the goals of Serving • Sharing • Supporting • Sponsoring Serve by volunteering or assisting Share your expertise or knowledge Support with tax-deductible contributions Sponsor a First Thursday event or the Trolley during BeachFest and Matthews Alive

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COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT The volunteer spirit is alive and well in Matthews. No matter if your passion is to make the world a better place, help your fellow neighbor or give back any way you can, there are many opportunities here in our own backyard. The Town of Matthews welcomes interaction and participation with citizens. There are a number of ways you can actively participate with town government. The Police, Fire & EMS and Parks & Recreation Departments all have volunteer opportunities for citizens. The Town has a number of committees and Boards where citizens can make a difference. These include the Appearance/Tree Advisory Committee, Board of Adjustment, Economic Development Advisory Committee, Environmental Advisory Committee, Historic Preservation Advisory Committee, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Advisory Committee, Planning Board, Cultural Diversity Council, Transportation Advisory Committee and Veteran Affairs Committee. For complete details on every committee, visit www.matthewsnc.gov. Organization American Legion Post 235 Bethlehem Center of Charlotte Brace Family YMCA Bright Blessings USA CharlotteSCORE Common Heart Greater Matthews Habitat for Humanity Goodwill Industries Keep Mecklenburg Beautiful Kiwanis Club of Matthews Levine Senior Center Matthews Alive! Matthews Athletic & Recreation Association Matthews Chamber of Commerce Matthews Community Farmers' Market Matthews Free Medical Clinic Matthews HELP Center Matthews Historical Foundation Matthews Human Services Council Matthews Masonic Lodge #461 Matthews Woman's Club Service League Red Brick Partnership Rotary Club of Matthews

Address PO Box 3367, Matthews, NC 28106-3367 2705 Baltimore Ave, Charlotte, NC 28203 3127 Weddington Road, Matthews, NC 28105 1150-C Crews Road, Matthews, NC 28105 6302 Fairview Road, Suite 300, Charlotte, NC 28210 116 Business Park Drive, Suite A, Indian Trail, NC 28079 2447 E. John Street, Matthews, NC 28105 5301 Wilkinson Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28208 2145 Suttle Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28209 PO Box 186, Matthews, NC 28106 1050 DeVore Lane, Matthews, NC 28105 100 East McDowell Street, Matthews, NC 28105 1200 S. Trade Street, Matthews, NC 28105 210 Matthews Station, Matthews, NC 28105 108 N. Trade Street, Matthews, NC 28105 196 S. Trade Street, Matthews, NC 28105 119 N. Ames Street, Matthews, NC 28105 134 West John Street, Matthews, NC 28105 P.O. Box 2953, Matthews, NC 28106 184 South Trade Street, Matthews, NC 28105 208 S. Trade Street, Matthews, NC 28105 301 East John Street, #3530, Matthews, NC 28106 PO Box 2708, Matthews, NC, 28106

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Phone # 704-814-4962 704-375-1417 704-716-4200 704-846-2329 704-344-6576 704-218-9060 704-847-4266 704-916-1683 980-314-3872 704-846-4654 704-321-7275 704-847-7335 704-847-3649 704-821-6430 704-841-8882 704-847-8383 704-849-7368 704-281-3602 704-849-5063 980-721-1545

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FINDING A BUSINESS LOCATION sustainable development and more. We work with existing businesses as well as businesses that may potentially locate to the Town.

Matthews is home to vibrant national and international businesses with available land, office space and infrastructure in place. Matthews seeks a collaborative relationship with businesses as they work to achieve success in the world's economy. Priorities include regional innovation, private/public partnerships with developers to bring businesses and industries with job opportunities and competitive salaries, environmentally-

The Town of Matthews is pleased to offer a searchable map-based database of available properties in and around the Town. Listings are verified and updated regularly. Visit www.matthewsnc.gov for more information. Please take advantage of the advanced search capabilities to narrow the listings to specifically meet your needs. Broker contact information is included on each listing. This mapping is part of a joint effort by The Quad, a non-profit regional economic development made up of the Towns of Matthews, Mint Hill, and Stallings.

BUSINESS PLANNING Signs • TEMPORARY SIGNS are regulated and permitted by the Town of Matthews. Contact: Matthews Planning and Development for the required permit. • PERMANENT SIGNS are regulated by the Town of Matthews and permitted by Mecklenburg County. Contact: Matthews Planning and Development if you have questions about allowed signs. Contact: Mecklenburg County Land Use and Environmental Services for the required permit. Health Occupational Permits Certain businesses must obtain special health occupational permits from Mecklenburg County. These business types include, but are not limited to: restaurants, mobile food units, caterers, child care facilities, tattooing, motels and more. Contact: charmeck.org/mecklenburg/county/ HealthDepartment/ EnvironmentalHealth/Pages/ Default.aspx 700 North Tryon Street, Charlotte NC 704-336-5100 or 311 Selling/Serving Alcoholic Beverages ABC permits are regulated by Matthews, Mecklenburg County and the State of North Carolina. Contact: Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) Commission abc.nc.gov/permits/ default.aspx 400 East Tryon Road Raleigh NC 27610 919-779-0700 Home Businesses Home businesses, or customary home occupations, are regulated by Matthews and Mecklenburg County. Contact: Matthews Planning and Development. www.matthewsnc.gov 704-847-4411

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BUSINESS LICENSE To do business in Matthews no privilege license is needed. If your business is home based please contact the LUESA South Office 704-336-7600 to obtain a Change of Use Permit. This is a requirement for Mecklenburg County.

When starting a new business the applicant MUST contact the following offices for the applicable reason stated. Planning & Development 232 Matthews Station Street, Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-4411 For sign permits and to make determination of conformity according to zoning regulations. Environmental Health 700 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202 704-336-5100 To obtain a sanitation permit for the sale of food items. Alcohol Law Enforcement 500 West Trade Street, Charlotte, NC 28202 704-342-6322 Alcohol and Beverage Commission (ALE) (ABC) permit required for the sale of alcoholic beverages.

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In addition new business owners SHOULD contact the following offices for the reason(s) stated. Register of Deeds 720 East Fourth Street, Charlotte, NC 28202 704-336-2443 To register an assumed name. (GS 66-68) (Must be done in person). NC Department of Revenue 500 West Trade Street, Charlotte, NC 28202 704-342-6121 To obtain a state sales tax number for the purpose of tracking sales tax. Business Listing Department 700 East Stonewall Street, Charlotte, NC 28202 704-336-6382 All businesses must list property for personal property tax in January of each year. Mecklenburg Fire Marshals Office 700 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202 704-336-2154 Businesses need fire inspection to assure compliance with fire codes. Matthews Police Department 1201 Crews Road 704-847-4069 To register alarms and to provide contact information for emergency situations.

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HEALTHCARE

Novant Health Matthews Medical Center This 240,000 square-foot facility with 147 beds provides to families in Matthews and surrounding counties a wide-range of health services. Open since August 1994, Matthews Medical Center offers private patient rooms, an emergency department, inpatient and outpatient surgery, radiology, laboratories, a diagnostic treatment and support service area, an intensive care unit for critically-ill patients, and a special emphasis on maternity care. A fifth-floor vertical expansion added 23 inpatients rooms, nine observation rooms and three hospice beds. A 26,500 squarefoot Women’s Center features labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum suites. An expert medical team delivers the care you need, close to home. 1500 Matthews Township Parkway Matthews, NC 28105 704-384-6500 | www.novanthealth.org

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The area’s healthcare organizations and private practice physician groups are meeting the ever-changing needs of those who live, work and play in Matthews. From comprehensive maternity, newborn and pediatric services, to specialty care, acute inpatient hospital care, trauma services, cardiology, physical therapy, dental, orthopaedics, and more, there is no shortage of expert care.

Novant Health Matthews Family Physicians Located on the Novant Health Matthews Medical Center campus, Novant Health Matthews Family Physicians is staffed by six providers who specialize in family medicine. As family practitioners, they provide for your family's healthcare needs from birth through the senior years. Novant Health Matthews Family Physicians is recognized by the NCQA as a Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home. 1450 Matthews Township Pkwy | Suite 450 Matthews, NC 28105 704-384-8480 www.nhmatthewsfamilyphysicians.org

Atrium Health Urgent Care Matthews Providing convenient care for sudden illnesses and non-emergency illnesses and injuries that require primary or acute medical care. Commonly treated conditions include cold or flu symptoms, minor cuts, burns, skin rashes, sprains, minor bone fractures, and fever. With no appointment necessary and most major insurance accepted, you can take comfort in knowing great care is there when you need it. 332 N. Trade Street | Suite 1100 Matthews, NC 28105 | 704-512-6850 www.atriumhealth.org

Novant Health Carolina Surgical Matthews Located on the Novant Health Matthews Medical Center campus, board-certified surgeons offer a range of services you need for a healthy lifestyle. This includes minor to advanced procedures, as well as minimally invasive surgeries.

Levine Cancer Institute Matthews This facility brings together a group of highly-trained oncologists and hematologists representing different backgrounds and experiences. The physicians remain abreast of technological innovations and new proven therapies through participation and leadership on several medical Boards. Chemotherapy, laboratory, clinical trials, and support services are also offered.

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Helping Healthy Families Thrive and Stay Well Through Chiropractic Care At Musacchio Chiropractic of Matthews, we welcome all ages and stages of life, with extensive pediatric experience from newborns and infants, through adolescence and young adults. Dr. Joe Musacchio is Webster Technique certified and has over 30 years of chiropractic experience. Our entire professional staff, we will act as your partner-in-health and plan a cooperative journey toward wellness. Dr. Joe emphasizes getting to the root of the problem and improving your health in an effort to reduce stress, pain and illness. He takes pride in optimizing the function of the nervous system and promoting the body’s innate healing ability.

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Atrium Health Mecklenburg Medical Group Matthews Mecklenburg Medical Group providers believe good health is a team effort. They are committed to providing the highest quality medical care to patients throughout all phases of their adult lives. Adult Primary Care services include routine preventative care and wellnees needs such as physicals, health screenings and treatment of minor illnesses. Subspecialty care includes cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, rheumatology and sleep medicine, and much more..

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332 N. Trade Street | Matthews, NC 28105 704-302-8500 | www.atriumhealth.org Matthews Free Medical Clinic (MFMC) This nonprofit provides free, quality healthcare to low income, uninsured patients in Mecklenburg and Union Counties. This is not a walk in clinic, all patients must apply to become a patient on designated screening days. Patients recertity annually to verify residential and income requirements. MFMC primarily relies on medical and non-medical volunteers. They currently have more than 30 volunteer providers, which allows them to provide acute and chronic primary care, gynecology, cardiology and pulmonology related services, orthopedic, chiropractic and acupuncture services, physical therapy, behavior health services, nutrition counseling, smoking cessation, educational sessions and much more. 196 S. Trade Street | Matthews, NC 28105 704-841-8882 | www.matthewsfmc.org

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Carolina Kids Dentistry Dr. Bevin Malley opened Carolina Kids Dentistry in December 2010 to provide dental care to children in an inviting atmosphere. Services include comprehensive dental care for children, young adults and special needs patients of any age. CKD offers complimentary infant “well baby” dental exams for new patients up to 14 months of age.

Musacchio Chiropractic of Matthews Specializing in providing gentle low force chiropractic care for people of all ages. Dr. Joe treats everyone from pregnant mothers and newborns, to families and seniors. Dr. Joe specializes in pediatric and pregnancy health for a happy family. The goal is to get patients on track for a great life ahead, with a proven chiropractic system that is tailor made for each individual for pain relief, stabilization, maintenance and prevention.

5829 Phyliss Lane | Mint Hill, NC 28227 704-790-0590 | www.ckdentistry.com Forrest & Forrest Cosmetic and Family Dentistry The Forrests are a husband and wife dental team dedicated to your dental health and wellness. This family friendly practice, located between Charlotte and Matthews, enjoys patients of all ages and focuses on providing the finest personal dental care available. They use state-of-the-art technology and innovative techniques in a gentle, caring, and professional environment designed specifically to make you feel comfortable and relaxed. 14798 Lawyers Road | Matthews, NC 28104 704-882-1113 | www.forrestandforrest.com Manning Family Dentistry Located in Mint Hill, Dr. Stephanie Manning and her staff bring a level of commitment and years of experience to the practice and have all attained high standards of professional qualification. Comprehensive dental

treatment is available for people of all ages. Preventive services such as cleanings and sealants, fillings, oral surgery, crowns, bridges, dentures and most everything in between are also offered.

2940 Senna Drive | Suite B | Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-4044 | www.drjoem.com

7322 Matthews Mint Hill Road Mint Hill, NC 28227 | 704-545-3243 www.manningfamilydentistry.com Robinson Orthodontics Dr. Wesley Robinson, Dr. J. Dane Kovach, and their dedicated team of highlyqualified professionals are committed to providing a wide variety of orthodontic needs. Treatment options range from traditional, time-proven appliances to the latest innovative orthodontic advancements. With offices located in Mint Hill and Waxhaw they are creating beautiful, confident smiles for their patients. 5831 Phyliss Lane | Mint Hill, NC 28227 704-573-3331 | www.robinsonsmiles.com

The Joint Chiropractic Whether you are familiar with chiropractic care or this is your first time, you can expect your visit to The Joint to be new and different from any healthcare experience you’ve had before. Perhaps even life-changing. The Joint makes quality healthcare affordable for patients seeking pain relief and on-going wellness. Membership plans and packages are available. No-appointment is necessary. 6820 Matthews-Mint Hill Road | Suite 202 Mint Hill, NC 28227 | 980-222-0137 www.thejoint.com/north-carolina/mint-hill Fire & Ice Therapeutic Massage This massage therapy practice offers many massage services with a hint of spa luxury. Services include Swedish, deep tissue, neuromuscular, hot stone, prenatal, 30 minute focus, reflexology, abhyanga, shiodhara, cupping, gua sha, medical massage, couples massages and Reiki. All services are provided by North Carolina Licensed Massage & Bodywork Therapists 4732 Lebanon Road | Suite D Mint Hill, NC 28227 | 704-763-2059 www.fireandicetherapeuticmassage.com These are just a small listing of the available healthcare facilities and services located in the community.

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Beautiful Smile You Deserve Whether you have a toothache, missing teeth, or just want a more beautiful smile, the caring team at Manning Family Dentistry is here to help. From the moment you walk in, you will be able to see and feel the difference. Dr. Stephanie Manning and her team have worked hard to create an environment that is comforting and inviting. They are committed to providing you with the highest quality of dental care utilizing state of the art technology.

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EDUCATION Here in Matthews, we value education and the educational opportunities available are many and varied. Matthews is in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School (CMS) system. Both public and private school options, as well as a variety of community-sponsored programs and events make lifelong learning accessible, affordable and fun for the whole family.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) P.O. Box 30035 Charlotte, NC 28230-0035 General Information 980-343-3000 www.cms.k12.nc.us

Area Schools Matthews Elementary 200 McDowell Avenue Matthews, NC 28105 980-343-3940 Crown Point Elementary 3335 Sam Newell Road Matthews, NC 28105 980-343-6535 Elizabeth Lane Elementary 121 Elizabeth Lane Matthews, NC 28105 980-343-5700 Crestdale Middle 940 Sam Newell Road Matthews, NC 2810 980-343-5439 David W. Butler High School 1810 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 980-343-6300 Levine Middle College High 2728 Campus Ridge Road Matthews, NC 28105 980-343-9437

Charter Schools (Tuition Free)

Matthews Charter Academy (K-7) 2332 Mount Harmony Church Rd. Matthews, NC 28104 980-339-5449 Queen’s Grant Community (K-8) 6400 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Mint Hill, NC 28227 704-573-6611 Queen’s Grant High School 10323 Idlewild Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-545-0736 Socrates Academy (K-8) 3909 Weddington Rd. Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-1711

Private Schools Charlotte Christian School (JK-12) 7301 Sardis Road Charlotte, NC 28270 704-366-5657 Covenant Day School (K-12) 800 Fullwood Lane Matthews, NC 28105 704-573-6611 Carmel Christian School (K-12) 1145 Pineville-Matthews Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-573-6611

Grace Academy (K-12) 185 South Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-573-6611 Greyfriars Classical Academy (9-12) 2701 Rice Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-573-6611 Shands School (2-7) 1315 Matthews Mint Hill Rd Ste A, Matthews, NC 28105 704-573-6611

Higher Education Central Piedmont Community College Levine Campus 2800 Campus Ridge Road Matthews NC 28105 704-330-4200 Johnson C. Smith University 100 Beatties Ford Road Charlotte, NC 28216 704-378-1000 Johnson & Wales University 801 West Trade Street Charlotte, NC 28202 980-598-1000 University of North Carolina-Charlotte 9201 University City Blvd. Charlotte, NC 28223 704-687-8622 Queens University 1900 Selwyn Avenue Charlotte, NC 28207 704-337-2200

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CMS follows the North Carolina general statute 130A-152-157 which requires that all students Pre-K through grade 12 must present evidence that they have a completed immunization record for their grade within 30 school days of admission. If a complete immunization record has not been provided to the school, then the child will be excluded from school until a valid immunization record is provided to the school. Students whose parent/guardian signs a religious exemption or seeks and gains approval for a medical exemption are compliant with the law.

Come explore our campus and see why Queen’s Grant could be the right choice for you!

Queen’s Grant

• Safe Learning Environment • Family Friendly Atmosphere • Small Class Settings • AP Courses • Honors Courses • Competitive Athletic Programs • Providing A Choice In Education That Nurtures Learning

HIGH SCHOOL Tuition Free Charter School

Campus Tours T U E S D AY S a t 1 0 : 0 0 A M

Tours are offered on most Tuesdays at 10am. Please visit our website or give us a call to sign-up. Campus tours allow visitors an inside view into our school day. You will be able to get a sneak peek of students in class, changing classes and get a feel for what a normal day at QGHS is like for students. Please allow 45 minutes for your walking tour.

10323 Idlewild Road • Matthews, NC 28105 704-545-0736

www.queensgranthigh.org

Queen’s Grant High School is a tuition free, charter school that follows the North Carolina Standard Course of Study. We do this in an environment that nurtures the students desire to learn while holding students firmly accountable in both academics and discipline. We seek to foster a passion for learning and to equip students with the tools for success. At Queen’s Grant High School our teachers and administrators are committed to the integrity of the learning environment and are always seeking ways to enhance and uphold the priceless opportunities that occurs upon that stage. We have been educating and motivating students since 2007. Come check us out! Matthews • North Carolina

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LIBRARY

MATTHEWS IS A BEE CITY Bee City USA is a national nonprofit organization that urges municipalities, individuals, organizations, corporations, and communities to promote and establish pollinator-friendly landscapes that are free of pesticides. In 2014, Matthews was designated a Bee City, making it just the fifth city to receive the designation. Today, there are 80 Bee Cities and counting.

230 Matthews Station Street | Matthews, NC 28105 Phone ................................................................. 704-416-5000 www.cmlibrary.org/branch/matthews Hours: Monday - Thursday 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Friday - Saturday 9:00AM - 5:00PM | Sunday Closed The 15,000 sq. ft. Matthews Branch Library is part of the Matthews Town Center, which also houses the Matthews Town Hall. Because the Matthews Town Center is located next to the old Train Depot, a train theme can be found throughout the library. Special features include a children's computer area shaped like a larger-than-life toy train and a large, crackling fireplace and original artwork.

According to Bee City USA, an astounding 75% of the world’s plant species need pollinators to reproduce and every third bite we eat is thanks to all sorts of pollinators. Pollinators aren’t just exclusively bees – they include butterflies, thousands of species of bees, wasps, moths, and many more. These little insects are vital to fruit, vegetable, and flower growth Martha Krauss, a beekeeper and former Town Commissioner, and Carol Buie-Jackson, founder of the Matthews HAWK (Habitat and Wildlife Keepers) have been leaders in the effort to earn Matthews the Bee City designation. To learn more or become involved, go to www.beecityusa.org or contact Gretchen Reid at 704-993-7073 or gretchenreid7@gmail.com. Visit our facebook page: www.facebook.com/matthewsbeecity

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ANIMAL CONTROL Animal Care & Control Division 1201 Crews Road | Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-5555 www.matthewsnc.gov animalcontrol@matthewspolice.org

The Matthews Police Department Animal Services Unit consists of one full time civilian Animal Services Technician, Officer Jeremy Schnabel. While he is primarily available during normal business hours, the Police Patrol Division, as well as Charlotte-Mecklenburg Animal Care and Control, assist in assuring 24-hour emergency animal services. The Animal Services Unit encourages and assists owners with responsible pet ownership, resolves issues when they arise, and educates the community about peacefully co-existing with the wildlife that is abundant in our area. Animal Services Licensing: All dogs, cats and ferrets four months of age or older inside the city limits of Matthews must be vaccinated for rabies as well as possess a current Town of Matthews Animal License. In order to properly process your license application or to obtain an Animal License, you must present proof of a current rabies vaccination for each pet to be licensed.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Animal Care & Control 8315 Byrum Drive | Charlotte, NC 28217 311 or 704-336-7600 https://charlottenc.gov/AnimalsCMPD/Pages/default.aspx Monday - Friday: 11AM - 7PM • Saturday and Sunday: 11AM - 5PM

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Licensing Fees: One-year license: $10 for spayed/neutered $30 for fertile animals Mecklenburg County has strict leash laws that apply to all animals except cats. Animals must be on a leash, contained within a fence or an operable and marked invisible fence. ALL dog owners that take their dogs for walks in their neighborhoods and/or in public parks (not designated as a dog park) are required to keep their dogs on leash and under physical restraint at ALL TIMES. To report an animal at large, call 311.

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WORSHIP Matthews spiritual sector is vibrant and diverse. The area’s faith-based community is comprised of a bevy of houses of worship.

Grace Baptist Church 4700 Monroe Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 704-846-2422 Greater Harvest Ministries 648 Matthews Mint Hill RdMatthews, NC 28105 704-846-4234

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Abundant Life Church 3321 Matthews Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-3445

Christ Covenant Church 800 Fullwood Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-3505

B A P S Temple 4100 Margaret Wallace Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-573-0805

Cross & Crown Lutheran Church 300 Pineville Matthews Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-5967

Bible Baptist Christian Church 2724 Margaret Wallace Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-535-1694

Elevation Church Matthews 11416 East Independence Blvd Suite N Matthews, NC 28105 704-241-0800

Maple Grove Baptist Church 455 Maple Grove Church Rd Matthews, NC 28104 704-753-4136

Carmel Baptist Church 1145 Pineville Matthews Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-8575

First Baptist Church of Matthews 185 S. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28104 704-847-9150

Matthews Church of God 517 E John Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-5625

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Image Church 4017 Weddington Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-844-8733 Joy Christian Fellowship 11516 Idlewild Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-845-5516

Matthews Orthodox Presbyterian Church 2701 Rice Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-2544

Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church 381 Crestdale Road Matthews, NC 28105 980-245-9090

Saint Michael's Anglican Church 2211 Margaret Wallace Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-537-7777

Matthews Presbyterian Church 207 W. John Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-4094

New City Church 11011 Monroe Road Matthews, NC 28105

Team Church 2301 Stevens Mill Rd., Matthews, NC 28104 704-978-8326

Next Level Church 4317 Stevens Mill Road Matthews, NC 28104 704-841-6133

Threshold Church Brace Family YMCA 3127 Weddington Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-578-6554

Matthews United Methodist Church 801 South Trade St Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-6261 Morningstar Presbyterian Church 13000 Idlewild Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-0864 Mount Harmony Baptist Church 2817 Mount Harmony Ch Rd. Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-9068

Pleasant Plains Baptist Church 3316 Pleasant Plains Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-7539

United House Of Prayer 740 Matthews School RdMatthews, NC 28105 704-849-8641

Presbyterian Reformed Church 1201 Crews Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-965-8191

Walking by Faith Community Church 3335 Sam Newell Road (Crown Point School) Matthews, NC 28105 704-651-5664

REACH Church 3330 Margaret Wallace Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-251-9707

Well 220 Main Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-889-4325


VEHICLE LICENSE & REGISTRATION

VOTER REGISTRATION Mailing Address: Mecklenburg County Board of Elections PO Box 31788 | Charlotte, NC 28231 www.mecknc.gov Office Location: 741 Kenilworth Ave. | Suite 20 | Charlotte, NC 28204 Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 AM- 5:00 PM In order to register you must be: 4 a U.S. citizen;

East Charlotte Driver's License Office (Driver Licenses) 6635 Executive Circle | Suite 130 Charlotte, NC 28212 Phone ........................................................704-531-5563 www.ncdot.org/dmv

4 a resident of North Carolina and Mecklenburg County for 30 days; and 4 at least 18 years old. 4 An individual may pre-register up to two years before their 18th birthday.

Monday-Friday 7:00AM-5:00PM Saturday 8:00AM-12:00PM

4 An individual who is 17 years old may vote in any primary associated with a general election that will occur after that individual turns 18.

Independence Shopping Center (License Plates)

You must not be:

5622 E. Independence Boulevard | Suite 124 Charlotte, NC 28212 Phone ........................................................704-535-2525 www.ncdot.org/dmv

4 Serving a sentence for a felony conviction (including probation or parole). 4 If a prospective voter has been convicted of a felony, his/her citizenship rights must be restored.

Monday-Friday 9:00AM-5:00PM

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CHAMBER MEMBER DIRECTORY ALPHABETICAL LISTING

265 Point Total Fitness 7800 Stevens Mill Road Suite G Stallings, NC 28104 980-395-9206 www.265point.com 9Round Matthews 929 Park Center Drive Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-0999 www.9round.com/fitness/ Matthews-NC A Plus Roofing & Construction 317 Aurora Boulevard Matthews, NC 28105 980-208-4205 Aaron's Quality Signs 524 E Charles Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-841-7733 www.aqsigns.com Abundant Life Church 3321 Matthews Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-3445 www.abundantlife4me.com Accurate Engraving & Awards 7200 Cherry Tripp Drive Charlotte, NC 28212-0001 704-568-4492 www.accurateengraving1.com Advanced Tech Systems & Automation, Inc. PO Box 922 Locust, NC 28097 866-552-9035 www.advancedtech-systems.com Allegiant Commercial Experts (ACE) 7212 Kilsyth Street Charlotte, NC 28273 336-543-6177 Allegra Marketing Print - Mail 9311-D Monroe Road Charlotte, NC 28270 704-708-5818 www.allegracharlotte.com Allen Tate Real Estate LLC 101 E. Matthews Street Suite 100 Matthews, NC 28105 704-877-4692 www.allentate.com Allen Tate Realty Carol Fox 101 E. Matthews Street Suite 100 Matthews, NC 28105 704-905-3935 www.allentate.com/CarolFox/ Alphagraphics-Monroe Road 9129 Monroe Road, Suite 160 Charlotte, NC 28270-2455 704-849-9292 www.us287.alphagraphics.com Andersen Heating & Cooling 4600 Lebanon Road, Suite B Charlotte, NC 28227 704-596-2525 www.andersenservices.com

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Arts and Science Council 227 West Trade Street Charlotte, NC 28202 704-335-3262 www.artsandscience.org

Better Homes And Gardens Real Estate Paracle 6135 Park South Drive Charlotte, NC 28120 704-776-3540 www.bhgre.com

Caldwell & Company 3122 Fincher Farm Road Suite 100 Matthews, NC 28105 704-893-8878 www.charlotteluxury.com

Atlas Chiropractic & Wellness 7928 Council Place, Ste 116 Matthews, NC 28105 704-443-2902 www.atlaschironc.com

Black's Tire & Auto Service 11008 E Independence Boulevard Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-9773 www.BlacksTire.com

Carmel Baptist Church 1145 Pineville Matthews Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-8575 www.carmelbaptist.org

Blessed Assurance Adult Day Care 13001 Idlewild Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-845-1359 www.blessedadultcare.org

Carolina Beer Temple 131-C Matthews Station Street Matthews, NC 28015 704-847-2337 www.carolinabeertemple.com

Atrium Health 3600 Arco Corporate Dr Ste 400 Charlotte, NC 28273 704-667-6509 www.atriumhealth.org Backyard Birds 1819 Matthews Township Pkwy. Suite 800 Matthews, NC 28105 704 841-9453 www.thebirdfoodstore.com

Bonefish Grill 10056 East Independence Blvd Matthews, NC 28105 704-845-8001 www.bonefishgrill.com

Barks and Blooms Matthews, NC 28106 (980) 938-2275 (BARK) www.nc.barksandblooms.com

Brace Family YMCA 3127 Weddington Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-716-4200 www.ymcacharlotte.org/branches/ south/brace-family.aspx

Batteries Plus 182 2217 Matthews Township Pkwy Matthews, NC 28105 704-846-1260 www.batteriesplus.com BB&T - Township Parkway Matthews Township Parkway Matthews, NC 28106 704-847-1177 www.bbt.com Be-Em Asian Kitchen 1848 Galleria Boulevard Suite K Charotte, NC 28270 980-228-0774 www.be-em.com Beantown Tavern 130 -1 Matthews Station Street Suite I Matthews, NC 28105 704-849-2023 www.beantowntavern.com Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Carolinas Realty 3420 Toringdon Way Suite 200 Charlotte, NC 28277 704-517-3866 www.bhhscarolinas.com/realestate-office-charlotte-ballantyne Best Western Plus Hotel 2501 Sardis Road N. Charlotte, NC 28227 704-845-2810 www.bestwestern.com Bethlehem Center of Charlotte 2705 Baltimore Avenue Charlotte, NC 28203 704-375-1417 www.bethlehemcenter.org Better Business Bureau 9719 Northeast Parkway Suite 300 Matthews, NC 28105 704-927-8617 www.bbb.org

Brakeman's Coffee 225 N. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-841-7867 www.brakemanscoffee.com Brand RPM/Huck's Sportswear 9555 Monroe Road Charlotte, NC 28270 704-225-1800 www.brandrpm.com Bright Blessings USA 1150-C Crews Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-846-2329 www.brightblessingsusa.org BrightFlow Technologies 4400 Morris Park Drive, Suite E Mint Hill, NC 28227 704-893-8445 www.brightflow.net Brightway Insurance 10020 Monroe Road, Suite 215 Matthews, NC 28105 704-885-5900 www.brightway.com Brookdale Weddington Park 2404 Plantation Center Drive Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-9477 www.brookdale.com Brookechase Properties (formerly riz salons) 921 Park Centr Drive, Suite 101 Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-0371 www.brookechaseproperties.com Buffalo Wild Wings 2530 Sardis Road North Charlotte, NC 28270 704-849-9464 www.buffalowildwings.com byFiorenza Communities 227 East Boulevard Charlotte NC 28203 704-561-6800 www.byfiorenza.com

Carolina Data Recovery 7512 E Independence Boulevard Suite 100 Charlotte, NC 28227 704-536-1717 www.carolinadatarecovery.com Carolina Financial Partner & Associates, LLC 452-A Matthews-Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-845-1058 www.carolinafinancialpartners.com Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates 1401 Matthews Township Pkwy. Suite 300 Matthews, NC 28105 704-831-4150 www.cnsa.com Carolina Pest Management 1410 Concord Avenue Monroe, NC 28110 704-283-1527 www.carolinapest.com Carolina Underwriters Insurance 2509 Plantation Center Drive Matthews, NC 28105 704-849-8080 www.carolinaunderwriters.net Carolinas Dental Center of Matthews 428 N.Trade Street, Suite 101 Matthews, NC 28105 704-845-1107 www.carolinasdentalcenter matthews.com Carolinas Natural Health Center 1114 Sam Newell Roadd, Suite A Matthews, NC 28105 704-708-4404 www.carolinasnaturalhealth.com Carotek, Inc. 700 Sam Newell Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-844-1100 www.carotek.com Carrington Place 600 Fullwood Lane Matthews, NC 28105 704-841-4920 www.carringtonplacenursing center.com Central Piedmont Community College-Levine Campus PO Box 35009 Levine Campus Room 3118 2800 Campus Ridge Road Charlotte, NC 28235-5009 704-330-4201 www.cpcc.edu

Red indicates Matthews Chamber of Commerce Member and Advertiser in this publication

Century 21 Vanguard 12312 Copper Way, Suite 102 Charlotte, NC 28277 704-936-7500 www.century21.com CertaPro Painters of Charlotte-Matthews 2217 Matthews Township Pkwy. # D-240 Matthews, NC 28105 704-341-4668 www.charlotte-matthews. certapro.com Certified Collision Services, Inc 705 Matthews Township Pkwy. Matthews, NC 28105 704-814-9490 www.certifiedcs.com Chain Reaction Studios 218 North Main Street Monroe, NC28112 980-722-7258 www.chainreactionstudios.com Charlotte Dance Alliance 1898 Windsor Square Drive Suite B Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-7138 www.dancingcda.com Charlotte Home Partner 7903 Providence Road Suite 150 Charlotte, NC 28277 704-361-3001 Charlotte Independence Sportsplex at Matthews 1505 Tank Town Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-206-1515 www.charlotteindependence.com Charlotte Mecklenburg Library 230 Matthews Station Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-416-5000 www.cmlibrary.org Charlotte Metro Credit Union 435 N Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-375-0183 x789 www.cmcu.org Charlotte Speech and Hearing Center 741 Kenilworth Avenue Suite 100 Charlotte, NC 28204 704-523-8027 www.charlottespeechhearing.com Charlotte Wealth Management 3530 Torringdon Way Suite 108 Charlotte, NC 28277 704-849-1001 www.charlottewealth management.com CharlotteSCORE 6302 Fairview Road Suite 300 Charlotte, NC 28210 704-344-6576 www.charlotte.score.org

Cheuvront Clinic of Chiropractic & Sports Medicine 9940 Old Monroe Road Suite 101 Matthews, NC 28105 704-841-2200 www.cheuvrontchiropractic.com Chick-fil-A 9905 Matthews Park Drive Matthews, NC 28106 704-847-7702 www.chick-fil-a.com Chiropractic Health of Matthews 434 N. Trade Street Suite 103 Matthews, NC 28105 704-845-0777 www.chiropractichealthmatthews.com Christ Covenant Church 800 Fullwood Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-3505 www.christcovenant.org Christian Adoption Services 624 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Suite 134 Matthews, NC 28105-1775 704-847-0038 www.christianadopt.org City Barbeque 1514 Galleria Boulevard Charlotte, NC 28270 704-708-6807 www.citybbq.com Citywide Moving Systems, Inc. 2722 Chamber Drive Monroe, NC 28110 704-841-7001 www.citywidemoving.com Club Pilates Matthews Sycamore Commons 2211 Matthews Township Pkwy. Suite E Matthews, NC 28105 704-594-5670 www.clubpilates.com/matthews CMIT Solutions of Metrolina 2217 Matthews Township Pkwy., Suite D, #125 Matthews, NC 28105 704-234-2648 www.cmitsolutions.com/ metrolina/ Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage- Tina Whitley 7903 Providence Road, Suite 150 Charlotte, NC 28277 704-516-7688 www.tinawhitley.cbintouch.com Collins Cleaners @ Matthews 15080 Idlewild Road Matthews, NC 28104 704-882-4699 www.charlottedrycleaners.com Comfort Footworks 924 Park Center Drive Suite 101 Matthews, NC 28105 704-846-0301 www.comfortfootworks.com


Common Heart 116 Business Park Drive Suite A Indian Trail, NC 28079 704-218-9060 www.commonheart.org

David Long Electrical Contractor Inc. PO Box 126 Matthews, NC 28106 704-849-0007 www.davidlongelectrical.com

Edible Art Cake Shop 130 Matthews Station Street Suite 1-H Matthews, NC 28105 704-940-0880 www.edibleartclt.com

David W. Butler High School 1810 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 980-343-6300 www.schools.cms.k12.nc.us

Edward Jones Dessi Dufresne 208 W. Matthews Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-1499 www.edwardjones.com

COS Kids Child Development Campus (Christ our Shepherd) 226 W. John Street Matthews, NC 28105-5366 704-845-4673 www.coskidsmatthews.org

David Weekley Homes 1144 Greenbridge Drive Matthews, NC 28105 704-972-4200 www.davidweekleyhomes.com

Edward Jones - Joe Marano 2411 Plantation Center Drive Suite B Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-0100 www.edwardjones.com

Costco Wholesale 2125 Matthews Township Pkwy Matthews, NC 28105-5766 704-321-7440 www.costco.com

Davies, Goldstein & Associates, CPA PO Box 156 Matthews, NC 28106-0156 704-684-0555 www.dgacpa.com

Elevation Church - Matthews 11416 East Independence Blvd Suite N Matthews, NC 28105 704-246-0800 www.elevationchurch.org

Dean, Heckle & Hill, Inc. 608-C Matthews Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-4438 www.dhhi.com

Ella B. Candles 9517 Monroe Road Suite C Charlotte, NC 28270 980-339-8898 www.ellabcandles.com

Courtyard by Marriott 11425 E Independence Blvd. Matthews, NC 28105-4711 704-846-4466 www.marriott.com

DexYP Matthews, NC 28105 704-564-1643 www.dexyp.com

Emerald Lake Golf Club 9750 Tournament Drive Matthews, NC 28104 704-882-7888 www.emeraldlakegolfclub.com

Covenant Day School 800 Fullwood Lane Matthews, NC 28105-2661 704-847-2385 www.covenantday.org

DHHS - Vocational Rehabilitation Services 5501 Executive Center Drive Suite 101 Charlotte, NC 28212 704-568-8804 www.ncdhhs.gov/

Conbraco Industries, Inc. 701 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-9191 www.apollovalves.com

CottageCare of Charlotte 2400 Crownpoint Executive Dr. Suite 500 Charlotte, NC 28227 704-847-8660 www.cottagecare.com

CPCC Small Business Center 1112 Charlottetowne Avenue Charlotte, NC 28204 704-330-6736 www.cpcc.edu/sbc Creative Food Concepts 4209 Old Charlotte Hwy. Monroe, NC 28110 704-290-5861 www.creativefoodconcepts.com Crepe Bistro 1605 Galleria Boulevard Ste. 140 Charlotte, NC 28270 980-339-3479 www.crepebistroclt.com

Dickens Mitchener 1206 Ridgebury Terrace Suite 103 Matthews, NC 28105 704-621-2454 www.dickensmitchener.com Drake Neuromuscular Therapy, LLC 3939 Campus Ridge Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-491-1963 www.drakeneuromuscular therapy.com

Cresswind Charlotte Kolter Homes 8913 Silver Springs Court Charlotte, NC 28215 980-228-9044 www.kolterhomes.com

Drs. Barone and Ford, DDS, PA 452 Matthews-Mint Hill Rd. Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-9858 www.familydentistryof matthews.com/

CrossFit Kaiju 626 W Charles Street Suite 220 Matthews, NC 28105 980-999-0235 www.crossfitkaiju.com Cyberlitica 10805 Round Rock Road Charlotte, NC 28277 980-339-3352 www.cyberlitica.com CycleBar Matthews 2309 Matthews Township Pkwy. Suite 104 Matthews, NC 28105 443-404-1373 www.matthews.cyclebar.com

E.R. Plumbing Services, Inc 648-C Matthews-Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-846-5371 www.erplumbing.com Everyone's Minister 1002 Lavenham Place Indian Trail, NC 28079 704-839-0556 www.everyonesminister.org eXp Realty, LLC Gillian Baker 10130 Perimeter Parkway Suite 200 Charlotte, NC 28216 704-565-9213 www.gillianbaker.com Extreme Ice 4705 Indian Trail-Fairview Road Indian Trail, NC 28079 704-882-1830 www.xicenter.com

Fairfield Inn & Suites Charlotte Matthews 8540 E. Independence Blvd. Charlotte, NC 28227 980-245-9200 www.marriott.com Fairview Law 6000 Fairview Road Suite 1200 Charlotte, NC 28210 980-999-3557 www.fairview-law.com Famous Toastery 1640 Sardis Road Suite #160 Charlotte, NC 28270 704-845-0684 www.famoustoastery.com Farley Insurance Group, LLC 20426 North Main Street Cornelius, NC 28031 704-274-5231 www.thefarleyagency.com FastFrame 1813 Matthews Township Pkwy. Suite D Matthews, NC 28105 704-845-4017 www.fastframe.com/matthews/ Fine Arts Dentistry 1230 Mann Drive Suite 100 Matthews, NC 28105 704-461-0685 www.fineartsdentistry.com First Baptist Church of Matthews 185 S. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28104 704-847-9150 www.fbcmatthews.org First Charlotte Physicians 1401 Matthews Township Pkwy # 200 Matthews, NC 28105-5403 704-384-6901 www.fcpmatthews.com First Choice Eye Care, OD, PLLC 14617 Lawyers Road Matthews, NC 28104 704-893-0090 www.firstchoiceeyecare.com

Gargano Financial Group 8809 Glencroft Road Charlotte, NC 28227 704-573-8255 www.garganofinancial.com

Heart Rate Rescues 2515 Coatsdale Lane Matthews, NC 28104 704-839-9692 www.heartraterescues.com

Garrity & Gossage, LLP 344 West John Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-841-0661 www.garritygossage.com

Heiliger Associates, Inc 2544 Plantation Center Drive Suite B Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-2890 www.heiligerassociates.com

Get Me Some Green Medi+CBD 3519 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 980-292-1402 www.getmesomegreen.com

Hendrick Automotive Group 6000 Monroe Road Suite 100 Charlotte, NC 28212 704-568-5550 www.Hendrickautomotive.com

Giant Genie Pharmacy 2925 Senna Drive Ste 100 Matthews, NC 28105 704-814-0154 www.giantgenie.com

Hilton Garden Inn Waverly 7415 Waverly Walk Avenue Charlotte, NC 28277 704-992-9900 www.hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com

Good Life Chiropractic, PA 855 Sam Newell Road, Suite 202 Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-8308 www.goodlifematthews.com

HM Oral Surgery 2407 Plantation Center Drive Suite 102 Matthews, NC 28015 704-246-6557 www.hmoralsurgery.com

Goodwill Industries 5301 Wilkinson Boulevard Charlotte, NC 28208 704-916-1683 www.goodwillsp.org Grace Academy 3645 Pleasant Plains Road Matthews, NC 28104 704-234-0292 www.graceacademync.com Grace O'Malley's Irish Public House 157 North Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-443-7060 www.gomalleys.com

Homes With Heart Real Estate 119 S. Trade Street Suite 102 Matthews, NC 28105 704-953-2228 www.homeswithheart.com Honest-1 Auto Care 9200 Monroe Road Matthews, NC 28270 704-846-9200 www.honest1southcharlotte.com Hospice of Union County 700 W. Roosevelt Boulevard Monroe, NC 28110 980-993-7300 www.houc.org

Greater Matthews Habitat for Humanity 2447 E. John Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-4266 www.greatermatthewshabitat.org

Hunter Coatings 9315 Monroe Road Suite F Charlotte, NC 28270 704-321-5990 www.huntercoatings.com

Greystar 10624 Parrish Street Matthews, NC 28105 980-262-3434 www.livefountains.com

International Construction Equipment 301 Warehouse Drive Matthews, NC 28104 704-821-8200 www.iceusa.com

Eye Care Center 1419 A Matthews Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-1030 www.eyecarecenter.com

First Citizens Bank 1300 Matthews Township Pkwy Matthews, NC 28105-4600 704-338-4331 www.firstcitizens.com

Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC LR01A/6325 Wilkinson Blvd. Charlotte, NC 28214 704-382-3815 www.duke-energy.com

Fab Fun Furniture Company 1834-100 Matthews Township Parkway Matthews, NC 28105 704-709-5700 www.fabfunfurniture.com

First-in-Smiles Dentistry 2925 Matthews Weddington Rd Suite 200 Matthews, NC 28104 704-844-2943 www.firstinsmilesdentistry.com

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites 1938 Moore Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-5252 www.econolodge.com/nc432

fab'rik South Charlotte 7314 Waverly Walk Avenue Suite E-6 Charlotte, NC 28277 980-262-3423 www.fabrikstyle.com

FSIoffice 6410 Orr Road Charlotte, NC 28213 704-598-8971 x 2259 www.fsioffice.com

Harley-Davidson of Charlotte 9205 E Independence Blvd. Matthew, NC 28105-4501 704-847-4647 www.harleydavidsonofcharlotte.com

Jekyll & Hyde Taphouse and Grill 316 North Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-543-4933 www.hydestaphouse.com

Face Art and More 2910 Medlin Road Monroe, NC 28112 704-254-7907 www.faceartandmore.com

Fuzzy's Taco Shop 2225 C Matthews Township Pkwy Matthews, NC 28105 314-702-7716 www.fuzzystacoshop.com

Harris Teeter 701 Crestdale Drive Matthews, NC 28105-1700 704-844-4082 www.harristeeter.com

Jet's Pizza - Matthews 920 Park Center Dr Suite 101 Matthews, NC 28105 704-845-1015 www.jetspizza.com

Economy Exterminators Inc 2020D Independence Commerce Dr.

Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-8088 www.economyexterminators.com

Group Insurance Solutions Inc. 7900 Matthews Mint Hill Road Suite 107-E Mint Hill, NC 28227 704-543-9314 www.groupinsurancesolutions.com Hampton Inn 9615 Independence Pointe Pkwy. Matthews, NC 28105-2782 704-841-1155 www.hamptoninn3.hilton.com

Red indicates Matthews Chamber of Commerce Member and Advertiser in this publication

Ivey Exterminating 228 Atando Drive Charlotte, NC 28206 704-334-1616 www.bugivey.com Jamison Realty 500 W John Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-846-3663 www.myjamisonhomes.com

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John Street Graphics 119 East Johns Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-537-2001 www.johnstreet.net John's Place 2945 Matthews Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104 704-847-1560 www.johnsplacematthews.com Jon'Ric International Massage & Wellness Spa 2935 Matthews-Weddington Rd Suite 300 Matthews, NC 28104 704-708-4165 www.jonricmatthews.com Just You Fitness 107 Bowen Court Matthews, NC 28105 214-724-1051 www.justyoufitness.com/ matthews/ Keep Mecklenburg Beautiful 2145 Suttle Avenue Charlotte, NC 28209 980-314-3872 www.mecknc.gov Keller Williams RealtyAndrea Snyder 1802 Bogey Court Matthews, NC 28104 704-426-0881 www.charlotteluxury.com Kemble Financial, LLC 2501-A Plantation Center Drive Matthews, NC 28105 704-849-7288 www.kemblefinancial.com Kinetic Heights 5664 International Drive Charlotte, NC 28270 704-412-4068 www.kineticheights.com Kisella Surgery Center/ J.D. Kisella, DDS 1208 Mann Drive Suite 100 Matthews, NC 28105 704-846-1166 www.kisellasurgery.com Kiser's Home Service & Repairs, Inc. 7427 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Suite 105-113 Charlotte, NC 28227 704-545-2834 KisersHomeService.com Kiwanis Club of Matthews PO Box 186 Matthews, NC 28106 www.matthewskiwanis.org Kresak Group 1005 Yarrow Street Matthews, NC 28104 678-793-2510

Landon A. Dunn, Attorney at Law 624 Matthews MInt Hill Road Suite 300A Matthews, NC 28105 704-688-0505 www.landondunn.com Lat Purser & Associates, Inc. 4530 Park Road #300 Charlotte, NC 28209 704-519-4200 www.latpurser.com LBA Haynes Strand, PLLC 212 W. Matthews Street, Ste 102 Matthews, NC 28105 704-841-1120 www.lbahs.com Levine Senior Center 1050 DeVore Lane Matthews, NC 28105 704-846-4654 www.levineseniorcenter.org Liberty Buick GMC Trucks 9028 E Independence Blvd. Matthews, NC 28105-4506 704-708-8000 www.clickliberty.com Litaker Insurance 2309 Randolph Road Charlotte, NC 28207 704-376-9896 www.litakerinsurance.com Live Events Media Group 9311 Monroe Road, Suite G Charlotte, NC 28270 704-844-0121 www.liveeventsmg.com Lowe-Neddo Funeral Home 4715 Margaret Wallace Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-545-3553 www.loweneddofuneral home.com LUX Eye Care 2435 Plantation Center Drive Suite 120 Matthews, NC 28105 704-246-7681 www.luxeyecare.com Lyon Counseling and Consulting, PLLC 325 Matthews Mint Hill Road #104 Matthews, NC 28105 704-635-6274 www.lyoncounselingnc.com M&M Hardwood Flooring 136B East Charles Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-512-8557 www.mnmflooring.com Mac's Speed Shop 142 E John Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-444-0332 www.macspeedshop.com/ matthews/

Kristophers Sports Bar & Grill 250 N Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105-1710 704-845-6200 www.kristophers.com

Magnolia Design Properties P O Box 535 Matthews, NC 28106 844-428-9776 www.magnoliadesign properties.com

Landmark Dentistry 434 N. Trade Street, Suite 100 Matthews, NC 28105 704-845-5538 www.thelandmarksmile.com

MANA Nutrition 130 Library Lane, Suite 300 Matthews, NC 28105 704-849-8372 www.mananutrition.org

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Mario's Italian Restaurant/John's Place 2945 Matthews Weddington Road Matthews, NC 28104 704-847-4884 www.eatmariospizza.com

Matthews Elementary School 200 McDowell Street Matthews, NC 28105-5773 980-343-3940 www.cms.k12.nc.us/allschools/ matthews/intro.htm

Matthews Woman's Club Service League 208 S. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-849-5063 www.matthewswomen.org

Marquise Wealth Management, LLC. 2116 Crown Centre Drive Suite 100 Charlotte, NC 28227 704-246-8402 www.marquisewealthmanagement.com

Matthews Family Dentistry 1340 Matthews Township Pkwy. Ste 101 Matthews, NC 28105 704-708-9185 www.matthewsfamilydentistry.com

McClintock Heating & Cooling 1253 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28106 704-321-5207 www.mcclintockhvac.com

Matthews Free Medical Clinic 196 S. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-841-8882 www.matthewsfmc.org

McDonald's of Waverly 11620 Waverly Center Drive Charlotte, NC 28105 828-855-2922 www.mcdonalds.com

Matthews HELP Center 119 N. Ames Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-8383 www.matthewshelpcenter.org

McEwen Funeral Service Mint Hill Chapel 7428 Matthews Mint Hill Road Mint Hill, NC 28227 704-545-4864 www.McEwenMintHillchapel.com

Martin Marietta Aggregates 1215 Sam Newell Road Matthews, NC 28106 704-841-4335 www.martinmarietta.com MassMutual Carolinas 4350 Congress Street Suite 300 Charlotte, NC 28209 704-557-9728 www.carolinas.massmutual.com Mathers Realty 4335 Matthews Mint Hill Rd #B Matthews, NC 28104 704-931-5900 mathersrealty.com Matthews Alive! 100 East McDowell Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-7275 www.matthewsalive.org

Matthews Historical Foundation/Reid House 134 West John Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-7610 www.matthewshistorical foundation.org Matthews Human Services Council P.O. Box 2953 Matthews, NC 28106 www.matthewshsc.org

Matthews American Legion Post 235 1432 Moonstone Drive Matthews, NC 28105 704-247-0407 www.legion.org

Matthews Internal Medicine & the Med Spa @ MIM 434 N. Trade Street Suite 104 Matthews, NC 28105 704-246-3936 www.matthewsmd.com

Matthews Athletic & Recreation Association 1200 S. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-7335 www.marasports.org

Matthews Lofts 921 Park Center Drive Suite 103 Matthews, NC 28106 704-209-7977 www.matthewslofts-apts.com

Matthews Beacon LLC 348 East John Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-608-8849 www.matthewsbeacon.com

Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly (CMG) 9506 Monroe Road Suite A Charlotte, NC 28270 704-849-2261 www.matthewsminthillweekly.com

Matthews Building Supply Co. 325 W. Matthews Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-8804 www.matthewsbuilding supply.com Matthews Chamber of Commerce 210 Matthews Station Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-3649 www.matthewschamber.org

Matthews Playhouse of the Performing Arts 100 E McDowell Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-846-8343 www.matthewsplayhouse.com Matthews Presbyterian Church 207 W. John Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-4094 www.matthewspresbyterian.org

McKee Internal Medicine 3330 Siskey Parkway Matthews, NC 28105 704-316-2127 www.nhmckeeinternalmedicine.org Melaleuca Matthews, NC 28104 704-661-7455 Metro Diner 10412 E Independence Blvd. Suite 400 Matthews, NC 28105 704-802-7871 www.metrodiner.com Michael T. Dulin, CPA, PA 233 N. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-0874

Myers Law Firm, PLLC 122 N. McDowell Street Charlotte, NC 28204 704-376-3000 www.myerslegal.com NerdsToGo 3521 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-709-1806 www.nerdstogo.com Northwestern Mutual Michael Kipp 6235 Morrison Boulevard Charlotte, NC 28211 718-938-3094 charlotte.nm.com/ Nothing Bundt Cakes 1915 Matthews Township Pkwy. Suite #1100 Matthews, NC 28105 704-999-1546 www.nothingbundtcakes.com Novant Health 1500 Matthews Township Pkwy. Matthews, NC 28105 704-384-6355 www.novanthealth.org O. H. Walker Insurance Agency, Inc. 2210 Crown Point Executive Dr. Charlotte, NC 28227-7754 704-814-4343 www.ohwalkerins.com

Microtel Inn 1603 Matthews Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-618-0775 www.wyndhamhotels.com/ microtel/

Oasis, a Paychex Company 11111 Carmel Commons Blvd. Suite 320 Charlotte, NC 28226 704-909-2065

MOD Pizza 10420 East Independence Blvd. Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-0131 www.modpizza.com

Olde Sycamore Golf Plantation 7500 Olde Sycamore Drive Charlotte, NC 28227 704-573-1000 www.oldesycamoregolf.com

Moe's Original Bar B Que 111 Matthews Station Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-814-6637 www.moesbbqcharlotte.com Moments by Donna 2519 Ainsdale Road Charlotte, NC 28226 704-364-1215 www.momentsbydonna.com

Matthews Charter Academy 2332 Mt. Harmony Church Road Matthews, NC 28104 980-339-5449 www.nhaschools.com/schools/ Matthews-Charter-Academy/en

Matthews Rotary 4349 Woodglen Lane Charlotte, NC 28226 704-712-7273 www.matthewsrotary.org

Money Mailer of Charlotte South East (Clients Up) 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd. Suite C6 Charlotte, NC 28206 704-665-7774 www.clientsup.com/local-coupons

Matthews Community Farmers' Market 108 N. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-488-4763 www.matthewsfarmersmarket.com

Matthews United Methodist Church 801 South Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-6261 www.MatthewsUMC.org

Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church 381 Crestdale Road Matthews, NC 28105 980-245-9090 www.mtmoriahmatthews.org

Red indicates Matthews Chamber of Commerce Member and Advertiser in this publication

Moyer, Smith & Roller, P.A. Certified Public Accountants 7229 Albemarle Road Suite A Charlotte, NC 28227 704-566-0222 www.msr-cpa.com

One Source Payroll 624 Matthews Mint Hill Road Suite 107-109 Matthews, NC 28105 980-819-0050 www.one-sourcepayroll.com OPTAVIA 300 Pecan Ridge Court Matthews, NC 28104 619-990-0146 www.dianejones.optavia.com Party Reflections, Inc. 3412 Monroe Road Charlotte, NC 28205 704-332-8176 www.partyreflections.com PDR Advisors 519 W John Street Matthews, NC 28106 704-845-2303 www.pdradvisors.com


Pediatric Dentistry of Matthews 1340 Matthews Township Pkwy. Suite 201 Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-4717 www.pediatricdentistry ofmatthews.com Pentagon Group Insurance 3122 Fincher Farm Road Suite 100-217 Matthews, NC 28105 980-202-2886 www.pentagongroup.net Pet Paradise Resort Matthews 10714 Independence Pointe Pkwy Matthews, NC 28105 704-246-4206 www.petparadiseresort.com Pfeiffer University at Charlotte 1515 Mockingbird Lane Suite 100 Charlotte, NC 28209 704-945-7340 www.pfeiffer.edu Picone Insurance (Erie) Agency 3320 Siskey Parkway Suite 101 Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-3234 www.erieinsurance.com/agencies/ jj2141 Piedmont Natural Gas 4889 South Tryon Street Charlotte, NC 28217 704-731-4236 www.piedmontng.com Pine Lake Country Club 5504 Lebanon Road Mint Hill, NC 28227 704-545-4513 www.pinelakecountryclub.com Plantation Estates 733 Plantation Estates Drive Matthews, NC 28105 704-815-9200 www.actsretirement.org Point Blank Range 10726 Monroe Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-899-5898 www.PointBlankRange.com Power Business Products LLC 1001 Somersby Lane Matthews, NC 28105 704-604-2844 www.powerbusinessproducts.com Principal Financial Group 14045 Ballantyne Corporate Pl Suite 500 Charlotte, NC 28277 980-235-0526 www.principal.com/northcarolina Pro Active Chiropractic, PA 300 East John Street Suite 130 Matthews, NC 28105 704-849-8171 www.proactivematthews.com Pro-Lift Garage Doors of South Charlotte 704-412-4524 http://www.proliftdoors.com/ south-charlotte/

Profile Display 4614 Wilgrove-Mint Hill Road Charlotte, NC 28227 704-545-9853 www.profilemediagroup.com Providence High School 1800 Pineville-Matthews Road Charlotte, NC 28270-0330 980-343-5390 www.cms.k12.nc.us/allschools/ providence Prudy Weaver Art 100 Umi Court Matthews, NC 28105 980-245-2313 www.prudyweaver.com Publix 3110 Fincher Farm Road Mathews, NC 704-424-5017 www.publix.com Qdoba 3321 Siskey Pkwy - McKee Farms 2233 Matthews Township Pkwy Sycamore Commons Matthews, NC 28106 704-222-2474 www.qdoba.com QwikConnect Matthews 250 North Trade Street Suite 206 Matthews, NC 28105 704-266-1664 www.qwikconnectmatthews.com Raintree Country Club 8600 Raintree Lane Charlotte, NC 28277 704-542-8150 www.raintreecountryclub.org Real Food Carolyn 4904 Dawnridge Drive Charlotte, NC 28226 704-650-9739 www.realfoodcarolyn.com Record Storage Systems P.O. Box 7123 Charlotte, NC 28241 704-588-2820 www.recordstorage.com Red Brick Partnership Matthews, NC 28106 980-721-1545 www.redbrickpartnership.org Republic Services, Inc 3358 Highway 51 Fort Mill, SC 29715 803-802-6743 www.disposal.com Resolution Mediation Services, LLC 7615 Colony Road Suite 210 Charlotte, NC 28226 704-604-0371 www.resolutionmediationservices.net Rob Enloe, LLC 1043 Feather Oak Lane Matthews, NC 28104 239-641-5859 Robinson Orthodontics 5831 Phyliss Lane Mint Hill, NC 28227 704-573-3331 www.robinsonsmiles.com

Royal Park of Matthews 2700 Royal Commons Lane Matthews, NC 28105 704-849-6990 www.libertyhealthcareandrehab. com/royalpark/

Sharonview Federal Credit Union 1081 Red Ventures Drive Fort Mill, SC 29707 704-969-6700 www.sharonview.org

RPS Benefits, LLC 10550 Independence Pointe Pkwy Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-3908 www.rpsbenefits.net

Sharp Business Systems 4404 Stuart Andrew Boulevard Charlotte, NC 28217 704-523-3333 www.carolinas.sharp-sbs.com

RUSeeingRed.com Technology Solutions 1801 E 5th Street #108A Charlotte, NC 28204 704-846-5400 www.RUSeeingRed.com

Signs By Tomorrow 2326 Matthews Township Blvd. Suite A Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-7281 www.signsbytomorrow.com/ matthews

Rutledge Financial Partners 1013 Chestnut Lane Suite 130 Matthews, NC 28104 704-684-0671 www.rutledgefinancial partnersllc.com

Signs Now Charlotte South 1721-7A Sardis Road N. Charlotte, NC 28270 704-844-0552 www.signsnow.com

Sabrina Winters, Attorney at Law, PLLC 6406 Carmel Road Suite 301 Charlotte, NC 28226 704-843-1446 www.ncestateplanninginfo.com Salon 131 131 Matthews Station Street Suite 1-D Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-2827 Salon Plaza 1810 Galleria Boulevard Charlotte, NC 28270 980-552-0058 www.salonplaza.com/find-asalon-plaza/charlotte-galleria/ Sam's Club 1801 Windsor Square Drive Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-6742 www.samsclub.com Sardis Marketplace / Consignments on South 2328 Crown Centre Drive Charlotte, NC 28227 704-837-7890 www.sardismarketplace.com Scott Clark Toyota 13000 E Independence Blvd. Matthews, NC 28105 704-814-6474 www.scottclarkstoyota.com Seaboard Taproom & Wine Bar 213 N Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-9202 www.seaboardbrewing.com

Sleep Inn Matthews 9900 Matthews Park Drive Matthews, NC 28105-1715 704-841-1660 www.choicehotels.com/hotel/nc032 Sleep Number 9727 E. Independence Blvd. Matthews, NC 28105 980-265-3185 www.sleepnumber.com SnapHappy Photos 1005 Woodglen Lane #114 Matthews, NC 28104 704-773-0520 www.snaphappyphotos.com Sola Salon Studios 10418 E. Independence Blvd. Matthews, NC 28105 704-995-5400 www.solasalonstudios.com/ locations/matthews Southeast Locksmith 7127 Rollingridge Drive Charlotte, NC 28211 704-607-5170 www.southeastlocksmith.com

State Farm Insurance Jessica Ross 7903 Providence Road Suite 170 Charlotte, NC 28277 704-544-3205 www.jessicarossinsurance.com State Farm Insurance Steve Carpou 1925 Brandywine Drive Matthews, NC 28105 980-224-3030 Steady Returns 7027 Edenderry Drive Charlotte, NC 28270-3785 704-779-0221 www.steady-returns.com Steve Huff Media Matthews, NC 28106 704-572-1901 www.stevehuffmedia.com Stronghaven Containers 11135 Monroe Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-7743 www.stronghaven.com Stumptown Station 107A N Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 980-267-3570 www.stumptownstation.com Supercuts Sycamore Commons 2217 Matthews Township Pkwy. Suite G Matthews, NC 28105 704-844-8545 www.supercuts.com Sussman Law Firm, PLLC 9930 Monroe Road, Suite 103 Matthews, NC 28105 980 598-8180 www.sussmanlawfirmpllc.com Sweetwater Logistics 9517 Monroe Road Suite H (Dock Door 7) Charlotte, NC 28270 980-275-9403 www.sweetwaterlogistics.com

Speedpro Imaging 2301 Crownpoint Executive Drive Suite C Charlotte, NC 28227 704-321-1200 www.SpeedproNC.com

Tactical Pest and Termite Solutions 7427 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Suite 105-171 Mint Hill, NC 28227 704-954-8455 www.tactical-pest.com

Stacks Kitchen 11100 Ste A Monroe Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-841-2025 www.stackskitchen.com

Taziki's Mediterranean Cafe 7107 Waverly Walk Avenue Suite A5 Matthews, NC 28277 704-954-9681 www.tazikiscafe.com

Standing Ovation Barbershop 167 South Trade Street Suite H Matthews, NC 28105 704-970-8272

TCA Financial Group 8008 Corporate Center Drive Suite 115 Charlotte, NC 28226 704-714-2224 www.tcafinancialgroup.com

Shands School 1315 Matthews Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-321-5705 www.shandsschool.org

State Farm Briana Cicero-Johns 2940 Senna Drive, Suite A Matthews, NC 28105 704-845-1960

Shane's Rib Shack 2309 Matthews Township Pkwy Suite 101 Matthews, NC 28105 980-229-6402 www.shanesribshack.com

State Farm Insurance Celinda Trull 509 W John Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-8226 www.celindainsuresme.com

Technocom 3330 Monroe Road Charlotte, NC 28205 704-847-5200 www.technocomusa.com Ted's Locksmith 2836 Bent Oak Drive Matthews, NC 28104 704-882-7854 www.tedslocksmith.com

Red indicates Matthews Chamber of Commerce Member and Advertiser in this publication

Temple Mojo 195 N Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-246-8196 www.templemojo.com The Biz Well Corporation 704-763-4087 704-491-9897 www.gobizwell.com The Fix Athletic Injury & Recovery Center 1315-C Matthews-Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 949-285-2105 www.thefixcharlotte.com The Flying Locksmiths Greater Charlotte 9301 Monroe Road Suite G Charlotte, NC 28270 704-401-6740 www.flyinglocksmiths.com/ greater-charlotte/ The Local Scoop 5355 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy Suite 100 Charlotte, NC 28277 704-443-7812 www.thelocalscoopcharlotte.com The Portrait Gallery Restaurant 118 East Charles Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-369-9982 www.pgmatthews.com The Sandbox Group 9935 D Rea Road #107 Charlotte, NC 28277 704-201-3354 www.gotsandbox.org The Sign Factory 9123 Monroe Road Suite 125 Charlotte, NC 28270 704-321-0040 www.thesignfactoryinc.com The Southern Gourmet Southern Garden Events 9101 Monroe Road, #110 Charlotte, NC 28270 704-849-7646 The UPS Store (Fincher Farm Rd) 3122-100 Fincher Farm Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-846-2448 www.store5975.com The UPS Store 2729 (Sycamore Commons) 2217-D Matthews Township Pkwy. Suite D Matthews, NC 28105 704-849-0899 www.matthews-nc2729. theupsstorelocal.com/ TheraTouch Foot Care 7928 Council Place, Suite 106 Suite Nectar Salon, Room 115 Matthews, NC 28105 704-957-5458 www.theratouchfootcare.com Thompson Child & Family Focus 6800 St. Peter's Lane Matthews, NC 28105 704-536-0375 www.thompsoncff.org Matthews • North Carolina

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CHAMBER MEMBER DIRECTORY Total Being Yoga 7427 Matthews Mint Hill Road Suite 206 Mint Hill, NC 28227 980-239-0366 www.totalbeingyoga.com

United Country Real Estate The McLemore Group 107-B N. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28106 704-323-5100 www.themclemoregroup.com

Weddington Animal Hospital 13667 Providence Road Matthews, NC 28104 704-259-4822 www.weddingtonanimal hospital.com

Totman Law Office, PLLC 317 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Suite 111 Matthews, NC 28105 919-539-9590 www.totmanlaw.com

Universal Home Solutions, Inc. 3122 Fincher Farm Road Suite100-288 Matthews, NC 28105 704-249-6655 www.universalhomesolutions.com

Wells Fargo Bank 301 S Tryon Street Floor 26 Charlotte, NC 28282 704-715-3362 www.wellsfargo.com

Urban Architectural Group, PA 1242 Mann Drive Suite 200 Matthews, NC 28105 704-841-1899 www.urbanAIA.com

White Tulip Interiors 811 Wind Carved Lane Monroe, NC 28110 724-272-2895 www.whitetulipinteriorspgh.com

Uwharrie Bank 5231 Piper Station Drive Suite 100 Charlotte, NC 28277 980-960-5600 www.uwharrie.com

Williams Business Properties, LLC 624-101 Matthews Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-0085 www.williamsbusiness properties.com

Town of Matthews 232 Matthews Station Street Matthews, NC 28105-6713 704-847-4411 www.matthewsnc.gov Town Planner Community Calendar 1003 Woodhurst Drive Monroe, NC 28110 704-291-0117 www.townplanner.com Transcontinental AC US LLC 700 Crestdale Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-9171 www.tctranscontinental.com TruGuard 131 Matthews Station Street Suite 2A Matthews, NC 28105 704-234-7216 www.truguardconstruction.com Truliant Federal Credit Union 324 N. Trade Street Suite 101 Matthews, NC 28105 704-522-1955 ext 4360 www.truliantfcu.org Turning Point, Inc. P.O. Box 952 Monroe, NC 28111 704-283-9150 www.turntoday.net TwiliteCS Online Marketing 4004 Croft Wood Lane Indian Trail, NC 28079 704-516-0404 www.TwiliteCS.com UFC Gym Matthews 1916 Sardis Road North Charlotte, NC 28270 704-814-0807 www.ufcgym.com

Veterans Transport Services, Inc. 107128 Chestnut Hill Drive Matthews, NC 28105 704-844-0506 www.veterantransport services.inc.com Vision Roofing, LLC 4833 Berewick Town Center Dr. Suite E102 Charlotte, NC 28278 704-312-8558 VR Business Brokers of Charlotte 9301 Monroe Road Suite L Charlotte, NC 28270 704-907-0928 www.vrbbcharlotte.com W.K. Hile Company, Inc. 11026 Monroe Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-9125 www.wkhile.com Walking by Faith Community Church 13001 Idlewild Road (Blessed Assurance ADC) Matthews, NC 28105 704-651-5664

Uncle Pokey Enterprises 9311 Joines Drive Matthews NC, 28105 704-999-3104 www.unclepokey.com

Weaver | Budd, Attorneys at Law, PLLC 10550 Independence Pointe Pkwy Suite 301 Matthews, NC 28105 704-841-0760 www.weaverbuddlaw.com

Union Power Cooperative 1525 Rocky River Road North Monroe, NC 28111 704-289-3145 www.union-power.com

Weaver, Bennett & Bland, PA 196 N. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-844-1400 www.wbblawyers.com

Windsor Landing Apartment Homes 1900 Windsor Hill Drive Matthews, NC 28105 704-847-4599 www.windsorlanding apartmentsllc.com Windsor Run 2010 McKee Road Matthews, NC 28105 704-443-6300 www.windsorruncommunity.com Windstream Communications 1720 Galleria Boulevard Charlotte, NC 28270 252-767-0484 www.windstream.com Woodmen Life 1319 Sam Cox Lane Wingate, NC 28174 704-606-5364 www.woodmenlife.org Woodspring Suites Charlotte Matthews 1424 Matthews Mint Hill Road Matthews, NC 28105 980-949-0030 www.woodspring.com World Mission Go, Inc. 100 W. John Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-713-7807 www.worldmission-go.org ZABS Place 100 N. Trade Street Matthews, NC 28105 704-708-5600 www.zabsplace.org

Move Your Business In The Right Direction! Have a question or need more information about joining the Matthews Chamber of Commerce? Call 704-847-3649 or visit www.matthewschamber.org

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INDEX OF ADVERTISERS A special thank you to the advertisers who make this magazine possible. Please show your support and shop local. Allen Tate - Cindy Hope ..................................................... Page 11 AlphaGraphics ...................................................................... Page 5 Backyard Birds .................................................................... Page 39 Berkshire Hathaway - Charleen Kiker Thompson ........... Page 28 Bright Blessings USA .......................................................... Page 28 Carolina Beer Temple .......................................................... Page 1 Carolina Crush Lacrosse ..................................................... Page 14 Carolina Kids Dentistry ........................................................ Page 2 Club Pilates Matthews ....................................................... Page 13 Coldwell Bankers - Tina Whitley ......................................... Page 7 Covenant Day School ......................................................... Page 37 Create A Video .................................................................. Page 11 Cresswind Charlotte .......................................................... Page 21 Edward Jones - Joe Marano ................................................ Page 5 Everyone’s Minister ............................................................ Page 41 eXp Realty - Gillian Baker .................................................. Page 19 Fab Fun Furniture Company .............................................. Page 38 Fire & Ice Therapeutic Massage ......................................... Page 33 First National Bank ............................................................ Page 29 Forrest & Forrest Cosmetic & Family Dentistry .... Inside Front Cover FSIoffice .............................................................................. Page 30 Grace O’Malley’s Irish Public House .................................. Page 13 Heritage Funeral Home ..................................................... Page 20 Hunter Coatings ................................................................. Page 30 Jet’s Pizza ........................................................................... Page 19 Kings Jewelry ..................................................................... Page 20 Kiser’s Home Service & Repairs, Inc. .................................... Page 7 KTA Fitness ......................................................................... Page 15 Landon Dunn, Attorney at Law .......................................... Page 7 Large Ideas ......................................................................... Page 29 Lat Purser & Associates, Inc. ............................................... Page 31 Lowe Neddo Funeral Home ............................................... Page 41 M&M Hardwood Flooring ................................................. Page 19 Manning Family Dentistry ................................................. Page 35 Matthews Playhouse Of The Performing Arts .................. Page 11 Matthews United Methodist Church ................................ Page 40 Matthews Athletic & Recreation Association (MARA) ..... Page 15 McClintock Heating, Cooling & Electrical, Inc. ................. Page 29 Moments by Donna ........................................................... Page 30 Musacchio Chiropractic of Matthews ............................... Page 33 Novant Health .............................................................. Back Cover Olde Sycamore Golf Plantation ......................................... Page 13 Pappy’s Cuts ....................................................................... Page 29 Philip Schilke Handyman Service ....................................... Page 19 Queen’s Grant High School ............................................... Page 37 Robert Forquer Attorney and Counselor At Law ............. Page 19 Robinson Orthodontics ..................................................... Page 48 Rutledge Financial Partners .............................................. Page 18 Sabrina Winters, Attorney at Law, PLLC ........................... Page 20 Seaboard Brewing ............................................................... Page 1 SnapHappy Photos ............................................................... Page 5 Sweetwater Logistics ......................................................... Page 31 Temple Mojo ........................................................................ Page 1 The Joint ............................................................................. Page 34 The Portrait Gallery ........................................................... Page 17 Total Being Yoga ................................................................ Page 15 Truliant Federal Credit Union ............................ Inside Back Cover Union Power Cooperative ................................................. Page 47 Universal Home Solutions ................................................... Page 7 Windsor Run-Erickson Living ............................................... Page 2


PHONE NUMBERS & LINKS FIRE • POLICE • AMBULANCE .... 911

Matthews Police Department .................. 704-847-5555 (non-emergency) Matthews Fire & EMS -Station 1 ............. 704-847-9400 (non-emergency) Matthews Fire & EMS -Station 2 ............. 704-847-4468 (non-emergency) Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department (non-emergency) ..................................................... 311 If outside Charlotte ................................. 704-336-7600 Charlotte Crime Stoppers .... 704-334-1600 (HOTLINE) Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office (non-emergency) .................................... 704-336-8100 Mecklenburg County Fire Marshall (non-emergency) .................................... 980-314-3070 NC Highway Patrol ................................. 919-733-2126 (non-emergency)

Medical Novant Health Matthews Medical Center .. 704-384-6500 1500 Matthews Township Pkwy | Matthews, NC 28105 www.novanthealth.org Atrium Health Urgent Care Matthews ..... 704-512-6850 332 N. Trade Street | Suite 1100 | Matthews, NC 28105 www.atriumhealth.org Atrium Health Mecklenburg Medical Group .. 704-304-5000 332 N Trade Street | Suite 2000 | Matthews, NC 28105 www.atriumhealth.org Matthews Free Medical Clinic ................ 704-841-8882 196 S Trade Street | Matthews, NC 28105 www.matthewsfmc.org Carolina Kids Dentistry ........................... 704-790-0590 5829 Phyliss Lane | Mint Hill, NC 28227 www.ckdentistry.com Forrest and Forrest Cosmetic and Family Dentistry ................................................................. 704-882-1113 14798 Lawyers Road | Matthews, NC 28104 www.forrestandforrest.com Manning Family Dentistry ....................... 704-545-3243 7322 Matthews Mint Hill Road | Mint Hill, NC 28227 www.manningfamilydentistry.com Robinson Orthodontics ........................... 704-573-3331 5831 Phyliss Lane | Mint Hill, NC 28227 www.robinsonsmiles.com Musacchio Chiropractic of Matthews ...... 704-790-0590 2940 Senna Drive | Matthews, NC 28105 www.drjoem.com The Joint Chiropractic ............................. 980-229-2528 6820 Matthews-Mint Hill Road | Suite 202 Mint Hill, NC 28227 www.thejoint.com/north-carolina/mint-hill/mint-hill-12029 Fire & Ice Therapeutic Massage ............. 704-763-2059 4732 Lebanon Road | Suite D | Mint Hill, NC 28227 www.fireandicetherapeuticmassage.com

Utilities

Matthews Town Hall ................. 704-847-4411

Water and Sewer The majority of the Town of Matthews water and sewer is provided by Charlotte Water ............................................. 311 (local) or 704-336-7600

Mayor - Paul Bailey .............................. 704-847-4411 Town Manager - Hazen Blodgett .............. 704-708-1230 Assistant Town Manager - Becky Hawke .... 704-708-1231 Town Clerk - Lori Canapinno ..................... 704-708-1222 Public Works Director - C.J. O'Neill ............ 704-708-1242 Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resource Director - Corey King .................. 704-708-1263 Interim Planning & Development Director Jay Camp .................................................. 704-708-1234 Matthews Animal Control ........................ 704-847-5555

A small portion of Matthews is served by Carolina Water Services of NC ........................................ 800-525-7990 Electricity Union Power Cooperative services neighborhoods and houses in the eastern corner of the Town as well as residences off of Sam Newell Road, north of Independence Boulevard ...................... 1-800-794-4423 The remainder of Matthews is serviced by Duke Energy. For power issues in these areas please contact them at ............................................................... 1-800-769-3766 Gas Piedmont Natural Gas ............................1-800-752-7504 www.piedmontng.com Cable Spectrum ............................................... 1-855-243-8892 www.spectrum.com Windstream ........................................... 1-866-445-8084 www.windstream.com Garbage Collection Republic Services .................................... 704-393-6900 Garbage collection is weekly. Garbage should be bagged and tied before placing inside your roll-out container. No overflow garbage is allowed.

Organizations Matthews Chamber of Commerce ........... 704-847-3649 www.matthewschamber.org Red Brick Partnership .... info@redbrickpartnership.org www.redbrickpartnership.org

Mecklenburg County www.mecknc.gov Information Line ...................................................... 311 CharMeck 311 is the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County’s “one stop shop” customer service and information line for city and county services. 311 provides direct access 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week. If outside Mecklenburg County ............... 704-336-7600 TTY ........................................................ 704-432-1649

Recycling Recycling collection is every other week on the same day as garbage collection. Do not bag recyclables. Overflow recycling should be placed in a clear bag next to the recycling cart. Large cardboard boxes need to be broken down (no larger than 3' by 3'), flattened and placed beside your recycling container. Resident Recycling Centers Hickory Grove Recycling Center 8007 Pence Road Charlotte, NC 28215 704-537-4096 Foxhole Recycling Center 17131 Lancaster Hwy Charlotte, NC 28277 704-752-5827

Libraries Matthews Branch 704-416-5000 www.cmlibrary.org/ branch/matthews Charlotte Mecklenburg Library - Main 704-416-0100 www.cmlibrary.org

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Dr. Wesley Robinson, DMD, PA Dr J. Dane Kovach, DDS, MS Specialist in Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

Mint Hill Location: 5831 Phyliss Lane | Mint Hill, NC 28227 Waxhaw Location: 2514 Cuthbertson Road # C | Waxhaw, NC 28173 704-573-3331 • www.robinsonsmiles.com


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2019-2020 Welcome to Matthews  

This 52-page magazine highlights all that makes Matthews, NC a wonderful town to live, work and play.

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This 52-page magazine highlights all that makes Matthews, NC a wonderful town to live, work and play.

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