The Charlotte Post Recaps CATS JCSU CityLYNX Gold Line Streetcar Meeting

The Charlotte Post covered the recent CATS JCSU CityLYNX Gold Line Streetcar Meeting. In preparation for Phase 2 of the popular CityLynx Gold Line, Charlotte Area Transit System officials are meeting neighbors in east and west Charlotte to discuss the project’s progress. A … Continue reading

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Charlotte Streetcar Ridership Beats Projections

The Charlotte Observer is reporting that the new streetcar averaged 1,507 passenger weekday trips in July, which exceeds the Charlotte Area Transit System’s estimates. In July 2014, the Gold Rush bus service carried 45,328 passengers. In July 2015, the Gold Rush … Continue reading

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Why Streetcar Matters to East Charlotte

East Charlotte residents are overwhelmingly in support of Charlotte’s 2030 Transit plan especially the build out of the streetcar line to the site of the former Eastland Mall. In her recent Op-Ed Piece for Charlotte Agenda, Erin Chantry, a LEED … Continue reading

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East Charlotte Continues to Celebrate the Streetcar

Photos from east Charlotte advocates keep rolling in! County Commissioners George Dunlap and Dumont Clarke are all smiles at the celebration to open the streetcar! David Howard is also excited to enjoy the inaugural ride! … Continue reading

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East Charlotte Celebrates the Opening of the CityLYNX Gold Line Streetcar

As you probably already know, the Grand Opening of the CityLYNX Gold Line Streetcar was held yesterday. The celebration was attended by many including east Charlotte advocates Billy Maddalon (who provided these great pictures and videos), Mattie Marshall, Louise Woods, … Continue reading

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East Charlotte is Thrilled About the Opening of the Streetcar Tomorrow!

We’re so excited about the opening of Phase 1 of Charlotte’s streetcar tomorrow! Check out all the details! … Continue reading

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CityLYNX Gold Line Grand Opening July 14, 2015

Ribbon Cutting and grand opening of the CityLYNX Gold Line July 14, 2015 Time Warner Cable Arena 333 East Trade Street 10:00 – 11:00 A.M. … Continue reading

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