Traffic Alert || Multiple Closure Notices Communicated: July 2, 2018

Updates from Charlotte Department of Transportation

The following closures and detour routes will work in conjunction with the current Trade Street closures that are in effect. The detour route for W. Trade Street is being expanded from Rozzelles Ferry / Beatties Ford Rd. (5 Points Intersection) to Caldwell St.

 Overall Work Area and Detour Map

This closure is necessary for conduit installation, storm drain and water main installation for the Gold Line Phase 2 Construction. CATS will be affected.

Reminder: W. Trade Street (Westbound Lanes Only) between Pine Street and Graham Street will be closed to thru traffic on Monday, July 9th at 9:00 AM and will re-open on Monday, July 16th at 6:00 AM.  This closure notice was previously sent out on Monday, June 25th at 2:55 PM.

Trade St. between Irwin to I-77 N Connector

Trade Street (Between Irwin to I-77 N Connector Rd.) – Westbound Only

Tuesday, July 10 at 9 a.m. to Monday, August 6 at 6 a.m.

Detours: (map attached)

  • W. Trade St. from I-77 N
    • Right on Trade, Right on Johnson & Wales Way, Left on 4th St., Right on Mint St., Left on 3rd St., Left on Caldwell St., Right on Trade St.
  • Johnson and Wales Way Northbound to W. 5th St. / I-77
    • Right on Trade St., Left on Cedar St., Left on 5th St.

Local Access Notes:

For Businesses located between Irwin to Graham; access is as follows:

  • Coming from I-77N
    • Take Exit 10, Proceed across W. Trade St. from the off ramp, Right on 5th St., Right on Irwin, Left on Trade St.
  • Coming from I-77S
    • Take Exit 10C (Fifth St.), Take a right off the ramp, Right on Irwin, Left on Trade St.
  • Northbound Johnson & Wales Way from 4th St.
    • Right on Trade St.

W. Trade between Irwin to 77 N Connector Closure Notice

Trade Street between Graham St. and Cedar Street

Trade Street between Cedar Street up to the Norfolk Southern R/R Bridge located between Cedar St. and Graham St. (Westbound Lanes Only)

Tuesday, July 10 at 9 a.m. to Monday, August 6 at 6 a.m.

*At the end of this closure there is another project occurring within the same vicinity which will require both westbound lanes to remain closed along with one of the eastbound lanes as it is currently between the Norfolk Southern R/R Bridge and Graham St.

Detours: (map attached)

  • Westbound W. Trade St. – Right on Graham St., Left on 6th St., Right on W. 5th St.

Local Access Notes:

  • Greyhound Bus Station – Enter from 4th St., Exit on Trade St.
  • Johnson & Wales Gravel Surface Lot – Enter and Exit from 4th St.
  • Surface Lots located along W. Trade St. between Greyhound Bus Station and Graham St. – Enter and Exit from 4th St.
  • Greater Mount Moriah Church Driveways along W. Trade St. – Enter and Exit from W. Trade St.
  • Businesses along the North side of W. Trade St. between Cedar and Norfolk Southern Bridge – Enter and Exit from 5th St.
    • On Street Parking Available on N. Cedar St. and in the curb lane along Eastbound W. Trade St. between Cedar St. and the Norfolk Southern R/R Bridge.
    • Parking Deck – Enter and Exit from W. 5th St.
  • Surface Lots off Wilkes Place – Enter and Exit from W. 5th St.

 W. Trade St. Update (Between Graham and Cedar)

Trade Street between College St. and Tryon St.

Trade Street (Between College St. and Tryon St.) – Westbound Only

Tuesday, July 10 at 9 a.m. to Monday, September 10 at 6 a.m.

Detours: (map attached)

  • Westbound W. Trade St. – Right on College St., Left on 6th St., Right on W. 5th St.

Local Access Notes:

  • BOA Executive Entrance – Enter from Tryon St., Exit toward College St.
  • OMNI – Enter from Tryon St., Exit toward College St.

W. Trade between Tryon to College Closure Notice