Red Line


Header graphic for the LYNX Red Line

CATS is conducting a study to reevaluate and update transit options in the North Corridor.

History of the LYNX Red Line

Learn more about the extensive history of the LYNX Red Line.

Potential Corridor Alternatives

Image of different alignment options for the north corridor. LYNX red line, I-77 toll lanes BRT, US 21 ligth rail, US 21 BRT

LYNX Red Line Commuter Rail (Current LPA)

I-77 BRT

US 21 Light Rail



Curious what the difference is between commuter rail and light rail train service? Watch the short animation clip below to learn how the two are similar, and how they are different! 


​Downloadable North Corridor Brochure 


​Let your voice be heard! Take the LYNX System Update survey on transit options:

Survey In ​English

Survey In Spanish

​Upcoming Public Meetings​​

Cornelius Town Hall

July 19 (6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.)

21445 Catawba Ave, Cornelius, NC 28031

Davidson Town Hall

July 31 (6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.)

216 South Main Street, Davidson, NC 28036

CharMeck Library (Uptown)

August 1 – (11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)

310 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Francis Auditorium  

*Drop-in information session

Charlotte Mecklenburg Fire Department Headquarters

August 2 (6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.)

500 Dalton Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28206

Huntersville National Night Out

August 7

Charles Mack Citizen Center

August 9 (6:00 – 7:30 p.m.)

215 N Main St, Mooresville, NC 28115

​Huntersville Recreation Center

August 16 (6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)

11836 Verhoeff Drive, Huntersville, NC 28078

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CATS is also taking another look at the LYNX West corridor. Learn more. ​​