Transportation Fairs to Discuss Upcoming Changes

CATS
1/24/2018

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Beginning March 19, 2018, over 20 bus routes will change and over 700 bus stops will be discontinued, added, or changed!! Make sure that you can get to where you are going!

Beginning March 16, 2018, the 9.3-mile LYNX alignment will extend from 7th Street Station in Center City through the NoDA (North Davidson) and University areas, terminating on the UNC Charlo​tte campus. CATS has adopted service changes to over 20 bus routes and 700 bus stops have been discontinued, added, or changed. Chances are that a bus stop or bus route that you use will change.

Charlotte Area Transit will be hosting a Transportation Fair at Charlotte-Mecklenburg Main Library to discuss upcoming changes to bus routes following the opening of the Blue Line Extension in Spring 2018. Affected routes include the following: 3, 4, 11, 13, 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 39, 50, 54, 59, 97, 98, 99, 201, 204, 211, & 232. These routes will be changing significantly in order to better connect to the LYNX Blue Line Extension. In addition, over 700 bus stops will experience altered or discontinued service. A detailed map with upcoming changes may be found at the following link: http://charlottenc.gov/cats/transit-planning/envisionmyride/Documents/Proposed-Scenario.pdf.

Find a Transit Fair that will be taking place near you from the list below. The formats will be open house, where attendees may drop in at any time to discuss the upcoming changes. The Transit Fair will be held at the times listed below.

CATS staff will also be on hand to discuss Envision My Ride with community members. Envision My Ride is an initiative that will redesign the current bus system. Riders will be able to learn about current recommendations for the future redesign of the bus system and will be able to offer their input to help guide future development.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Main Library
310 N Tryon St
Charlotte, NC 28202
Tuesday, January 30th 2018
11:30am – 1:00pm

North County Public Library​
16500 Holly Crest Ln
Huntersville, NC 28078
Wednesday, January 31st 2018
11:30am – 1:00pm

Beatties Ford Public Library
2412 Beatties Ford Rd
Charlotte, NC 28216
Thursday, February 1st 2018
5:00pm – 6:30pm

IKEA Charlotte
8300 Ikea Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28262
Wednesday, January 31th 2018
5:30pm – 7:00pm