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 ( 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.