LYNX Silver Line

Visit the PROJECT HUB PAGE to learn more about the Station Area Planning effort!

Take the TOD STUDY SURVEY to share your input and for the chance to win one of five $100 Visa gift cards!**


In 2019, CATS in partnership with Charlotte Planning, Design + Development Department, City of Gastonia, City of Belmont, Town of Matthews, Town of Stallings, and Town of Indian Trail received a planning grant from the Federal Transit Administration. The grant would allow the CATS and partners to evaluate Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) along the proposed LYNX Silver Line light rail project.

Through the study, the team will:

  • Develop Station Area Plans
  • Outline Infrastructure Investments
  • Assess TOD Market Readiness
  • Perform an Affordable Housing Evaluation 

Throughout the study, the team will engage with the public through surveys, workshops and a series of public and community meetings. 


Join Us for a LYNX Silver Line Station Area Planning Community Meeting!

Learn more about the Transit-Oriented Development Study and the station area planning process during a series of upcoming community meetings.

  • July 12: Belmont Point Church. 6700 Wilkinson Blvd., Belmont, N.C. 28012
  • July 13: Hygge West. 2128 Remount Road, in Charlotte, N.C. 28208
  • July 15: Romare Bearden Park. 300 S. Church St., Charlotte, N.C. 28202
  • July 20: Bojangles Coliseum. 2700 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte, N.C. 28205
  • July 21: Independence Regional Library, 6000 Conference Drive, Charlotte, N.C. 28212
  • July 22: Matthews Town Hall, 232 Matthews Station St., Matthews, N.C. 28105

These outdoor, family-fun events will occur each day from 5:30 p.m.- 7 p.m., except in the event of dangerous weather conditions.

Walk-Up Vaccinations Offered

Mecklenburg County Public Health will offer an opportunity for attendees to get vaccinated at the community events. The County and community partner StarMed Healthcare will provide walk-up vaccinations during the July 13-22 community meetings. Multiple vaccine options will be available to attendees who wish to get vaccinated, and attendees can receive a $25 Summer Cash Card when receiving the first dose. Visit Starmed.Care or call the MCPH at 980-314-9400 for more information.

On Tuesday, June 22 at 5:30 p.m., CATS held a virtual community meeting to present on the LYNX Silver Line TOD Study and station area planning effort. Watch the meeting (here)


LYNX Silver Line Transit Orientation Development (TOD) Study June 22 Community Meeting Presentation

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Contact the Project Team

Learn more about the LYNX Silver Line Design and Engineering.

Sign up your neighborhood or community group for a virtual meeting with project team.

Download the TOD toolkit with shareable project materials.

 Submit questions or comments about the study:

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To speak to a representative:

  Phone icon  704-336-RIDE (7433)

Mail: CATS, C/O Marketing Department, 600 E. 4th Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

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