The Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) has a mission statement of expanding transit and mobility options through the 2030 Transit Corridor System Plan.
The proposed LYNX Silver Line is a 26-mile light rail project from the City of Belmont in Gaston County, through Center City Charlotte and a part of the Town of Matthews, with a potential extension into Union County.
A CATS spokesperson states community feedback is “an important part of this process.”
To participate in the process, a virtual meeting is being held on Sept. 29 starting at 5:30 p.m. Meeting access is available through a Youtube link (https://youtu.be/hlMbEfQVKfU. The phone number is (646) 558-8656, the Webinar ID is 882 0169 2072 and the Passcode is 500053.
Residents can also provide feedback on an interactive map and through an online survey.
To learn more, go to: https://charlottenc.gov/cats/transit-planning/Pages/silver-line.aspx.