​Mint Street & Summit Avenue

A new traffic signal has been approved by the Charlotte Department of Transportation for installation at the intersection of Mint Street and Summit Avenue.  The signal is being installed to accommodate existing and future traffic, to enhance the pedestrian crossings and to create better traffic flow coordination during stadium events.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be left turn arrows? 

No, the current left turn volume at the intersection does not justify the installation of left turn phases.

Will there be crosswalks and pedestrian signals? 

Yes, crosswalks and pedestrian signals will be installed for crossing all legs of the intersection.

Where is the money for the signal coming from? 

Currently, this signal is unfunded.

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

No additional construction is anticipated at this time. 

When will the signal be operational? 

Once funding is in place, it is usually 9-12 months before the signal can be designed and installed.