​Brevard Street and Parkwood Avenue

A new traffic signal has been approved by the City of Charlotte Department of Transportation for installation at the intersection of Brevard Street and Parkwood Avenue.  The signal is being installed to accommodate existing traffic, to improve access to the Brevard CATS Blue Line Station and to better manage the flow of traffic along Parkwood Avenue.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be a left turn arrow? 

Yes, for east bound Parkwood Avenue. 

Will there be any crosswalks and pedestrian signals? 

Yes, all legs. 

Where is the money for the signal coming from? 

CATS is funding this installation in conjunction with building the Blue Line Extension (BLE) light rail project.

Will any additional road construction take place before the signal is installed? 


When will the signal be operational? 

The signal will be functioning before the Blue Line Extension is opened in April 2018..