Service updates as of 5 p.m.
Roads - Icy conditions can be called in to CharMeck 311 (704-336-7600 if outside Mecklenburg County. Residents are asked to treat the sidewalks adjacent to their property. Black ice will re-form quickly as temperatures drop. Motorists are cautioned about driving and the possibility of black ice forming overnight.
Trash and recycling - Bulky items scheduled for Thursday should be at curbside Friday for collection. Those scheduled for Friday will be collected on Saturday. All other collection services are operating normally.
Airport - The Airport remains open and operational. All three parallel runways are now open. Airfield is clear and returned to normal conditions. Roadway conditions are reported as wet. Maintenance crews will continue monitoring and treating these areas as needed. Public parking lots are wet and slushy in places. Customers are advised to use caution in these areas. All security checkpoints are open. American Airlines is resuming departures out of Charlotte Douglas International Airport. Travelers should check with their air carriers regarding flight cancellations and delays. Additional system-wide activity can be found here.
Buses and light rail - CATS bus service and LYNX light rail are running normally. Transit riders are advised to visit the CATS website for updates and schedule changes.
Charlotte Water - Residents are reminded to open cabinet doors under their sinks and let warm air circulate around pipes to prevent freezing. Also, know where your home's water shut-off valve is located.