Digital Charlotte’s Alexandra Arrington sent in material aimed at two groups: residents who by calling 311 can get help locating affordable Internet, acquiring devices and troubleshooting; and volunteers who can act as Digital Navigators at the other end of the phone line. Spanish-speaking services available. Info here. Flier here.
Nicole Peterson sent in a request that Forum participants fill out a survey to support research by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Food Policy Council and UNC Charlotte researchers on “the Charlotte-Mecklenburg food system and the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.” Online survey is here. First 100 people completing the survey will receive a $10 gift certificate. Questions? E-mail Peterson.
Oct. 5: Mecklenburg County virtual public hearing on “how the county should invest $215 million in COVID-19 relief funds,” 6:30 p.m. Sign up to speak here.
Oct. 5: National Night Out event, 6-9 p.m. Stumptown Park, 120 S. Trade St., Matthews.