Sept. 25 Panthers game declared an Extraordinary Event

CharMeck Joint Information Center

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Sept. 25, 2016) – Interim City Manager Ron Kimble has declared the Sept. 25 Carolina Panthers and Minnesota Vikings game an Extraordinary Event to enhance public safety.

The game will be held at 1 p.m. at Bank of America Stadium.

A signed copy of the declaration for can be found here: Sept. 25 Panthers game

An Extraordinary Event is defined as a large-scale​ event or an event of national or international significance which might attract a significant number of people to a certain geographic area of the city. The City Manager, in collaboration with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, has determined this event meets the criteria as defined in Charlotte City Code Sec. 15-310 .

The Extraordinary Event designation allows the city to modify its permitting process for activities such as parades and specifies particular items that are prohibited from being brought into certain boundaries of the event.