North Carolina Railroad Company News

Charlotte LYNX Blue Line Extension Light Rail Project reaches major milestone

Charlotte LYNX Blue Line Extension Light Rail Project reaches major milestone

27th May 2012 Press Release Rail News

The North Carolina Railroad Company (NCRR), the Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS), and Norfolk Southern Corporation have signed lease, construction, and operating agreements for the LYNX Blue Line Extension (BLE) light rail project along the North Carolina Railroad corridor.  The 2.7-mile span begins near East 12th Street and ends a half mile east of Eastway Drive.