What an underground Charlotte Transportation Center could look like

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AXIOS) – The City of Charlotte wants to go [to] new depths and take the Charlotte Transportation Center underground.

What’s happening: The city’s economic development committee’s Monday meeting included discussing a key component of last week’s proposed upgrades for Spectrum Center and building the Charlotte Hornets a new practice facility in a redeveloped CTC.

Why it matters: CTC, which opened in 1995, has “outlived its utility from a mobility standpoint,” according to CATS CEO John Lewis.

  • The city hopes the renovations will spark a district that would turn Brevard Street into a festival street.

Yes, but: