* Biographies of leadership
^ City populations are estimates as of July 1, 2011, by the United States Census Bureau
^^ Growth rates are based upon estimated population growth over the next 30 years, from a study conducted by IHS Global Insight for the 2012 United States Conference of Mayors
^^^ Charlotte is the only city within the July 1, 2011 U.S. Census Bureau’s top 20 most populous United States cities that has an ordinance containing an “abuse of discretion” standard of review.
Charlotte is the 17th largest city in the nation. Of the top 17, Charlotte is the 4th fastest growing. We need to start acting like the city we are becoming. One way to do this is by reforming our Citizen's Review Board.