Road outside uptown to close for months for LYNX streetcar project

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte is a city filled with cones and barricades, with new lane and road closures popping up each week.

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A new stretch of Beatties Ford Road outside of uptown Charlotte closed Wednesday morning for Phase 2 construction of the Gold Line streetcar project.

>> Watch the video above as Traffic Team 9’s Mark Taylor explains what this closure means for drivers.