Hawthorne Lane Bridge Closure
July 24, 2017 to Late 2019
**UPDATE: Bridge construction is currently paused. The bridge is currently out. A timeframe for bridge reconstruction is currently unconfirmed.
Hawthorne Lane, between Bay Street and Hawthorne Bridge Court, will remain closed until all bridge work is complete. Currently, work is set to resume in fall 2019. For additional information on this component of the project pelase call CATS Customer Service at 704-336-RIDE (7433).
Motorists should utilize East 7th Street and Central Avenue as the detour. This road will be closed to all through traffic.
Click to view a rendering of the future Hawthorne Bridge and check out our Frequently Asked Questions handout.
Park Drive, between Hawthorne Lane and Lamar Avenue
Park Dr., between Hawthorne Lane and Lamar Avenue will close to thru traffic on Mon, March 25 at 9 a.m. until Monday, July 29 at 6 a.m. for preparation work and track installation. In conjunction with this there will be lane shifts along Hawthorne Ln. between 5th and 7th St. that will begin on Monday, March 18, 2018 at 9 a.m. Two-Way Traffic will be maintained along Hawthorne Ln.
The following map can be used as reference for Historic West End & Uptown closures.
All work is occuring on WEST TRADE STREET/BEATTIES FORD ROAD unless otherwise noted.
HISTORIC WEST END
Between French St. and Rozzelles Ferry / W. 5th St.
Single-lane closures in each direction. Two way traffic is maintained.
Between Rozzelles Ferry and I-77 S Connector Rd.
W. Trade St., between Rozzelles Ferry Rd and Frazier Ave., will remain one-way traffic in the eastbound direction.
W. Trade St., between Frazier Ave. and I-77 N Connector Rd., will maintain two-way traffic.
Between I-77 S Connector Rd and I-77 South Loop .
This segment is currently closed to traffic due to work in the area.
Between Irwin / Johnson & Wales Way and Graham St
Between Irwin / Johnson & Wales Way and Cedar.
- Both EB and WB Closed between Irwin / Johnson & Wales Way up to Clarkson.
Graham St. and W. Trade St. Intersection Closure (NIGHT WORK)
Closed beginning Monday, May 13, 2019 at 9 AM and re-open on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 6 AM.
Southbound Graham - Left on W. 5th St., Right on Pine St., Right on W. 4th St.
Northbound Graham - Left on W. 4th St., Right on Cedar St., Right on W. 5th St.
Poplar St. between 4th and Trade St. (Private Utility Work)
Eastbound W. Trade St. maintained through intersection of Poplar
Monday, May 13, 2019 at 9:00 AM to Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Detour Route: Utilize Pine / Mint, W. 5th St., Church St., and W. 4th St.
Trade St. and Tryon St. Single Lane Closure at the Intersection of Trade / Tryon
Single-lane closures at the intersection from Monday, May 13 at 9 AM and will be restored by Tuesday, May 21 at 4 PM.
College and Trade Intersection
College St. at Trade St. will have multiple lanes closed on Monday, May 13, 2019 at 9 AM to Monday, June 10, 2019 at 6 AM.
E. Trade St. between College St. and Brevard St.
One-way traffic only eastbound starting Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 9 AM to Friday, August 16, 2019 at 6 PM.