Cross Charlotte Trail Segment 08 - North Tryon Street to Orr Road

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Part of the Capital Investment Plan​

​A segment of the Cross Charlotte Trail ​

Project phase


 Project updates

​This project will complete a new segment of the Cross Charlotte Trail through the Hidden Valley neighborhood from approximately North Tryon Street to ​Orr Road. The project team will identify locations that will connect the trail to the broader area bicycle and pedestrian network as well as to the LYNX Blue Line. 

The specific project limits and trail alignment will be defined during the planning and design phases and will be posted on this page and shared with nearby residents and businesses once they are determined.

​The goals for this segment of the trail are ​​​the following:

  • Comfortable - Separated from streets and traffic as much as possible within project budget and other constraints​

  • Accessible and bicycle-friendly - Hard surf​ace suitable for bikes and wheelchairs, smooth turns and limited slopes to meet ADA requirements

  • Enjoyable - Amenities to enhance enjoyment and safety, such as signage, benches, trashcans, landscaping, aesthetic treatments and public art

  • Expandable - Provide opportunities for additional connections and amenities in the future

The following public involvement activities have been scheduled or have taken place​:

  • August 27, 2020 - Virtual public meeting

  • Dec. 2, 2017 - Hidden Valley Community Parade and Festival

  • Nov. 8 - Dec. 18, 2017 - Online presentation and feedback

  • Sept. 19-21, 2017 - ​Charrette + public meetings at Sugaw Creek Presbyterian Church (view presentation​)​

$9 million

​​​Please note this is the funding amount and includes all costs associated with the project such as planning and design, acquiring the right of way, utility relocation, consultant fees, construction, signalization, permits and landscaping.