• CATS begins light rail preps before hurricane season ramps up

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    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Thousands of people rely on the light rail every day.

    Last October, crews had to shut down part of the Blue Line for days after storms caused a tree to fall on the tracks.

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    Now the Charlotte-Area Transportation System is trying to avoid another big problem. 

    Watch the video above to hear what CATS is doing to get ahead of this year's hurricane season.

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