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Crews working on the Monroe Expressway project will permanently close CPCC Lane to through traffic at 7 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 7, weather permitting.  Once the closure is in place, motorists will not be able to access CPCC Lane from U.S. 74 (Independence Blvd.). A cul-de-sac will be built at the end of the road as […]

The Merancas parking lot will have closed areas due to construction in the coming weeks. With this in mind, CPCC Facilities is asking students and staff to utilize the OVERFLOW Mecklenburg County parking area, located across the street at 12105 Verhoeff Dr.  Please follow the OVERFLOW PARKING signs to locate the lot. Construction is underway all […]

Due to inclement weather, Hebron Street at Harper Campus will now be closed for construction and improvements on May 5 and 6. Please beware of potential traffic congestion and plan your travel to Harper Campus on these dates accordingly.  

As part of the new Advance Technology Center construction project on Central Campus, one lane of 4th Street will be closed between the construction site and the Colony Court administrative offices the weekends of Feb 11 and 18. Even though one lane will remain open at all times, motorists and pedestrians should expect increased congestion and […]

One lane of Charlottetowne Avenue (between 4th Street & Elizabeth Avenue) has been CLOSED for construction of the New Advanced Technology Center.   The lane will remain CLOSED through 2017.  Access into Student Parking Deck 1 is still OPEN.  The exit from Student Parking Deck 1 onto Charlottetowne Avenue is CLOSED for construction.  Exit onto […]

As part of the new restaurant construction in Overcash Center on Central Campus, Facilities Services will be replacing a portion of the floor tile in the Studnet Commons area. To allow the contractor sufficient time and access to complete the work, CPCC will be closing the Commons area Jan. 29 – 31.

Pardon our mess! There is currently construction going on at the Central Campus library on the second floor. The library classroom is being expanded in order to provide better library instruction services to our students. Construction is expected to be completed by the end of February/beginning of March. So, please excuse the noise and mess […]

On Saturday, April 11, Student Parking Deck #3 (located at the corner of Charlottetowne Ave. and E. 7th St.) will be closed until around 5 p.m. for maintenance related activities. Students should plan to park in Student Deck 1, Student Deck 2 or one of the surface lots. The deck will re-open in late afternoon and […]

Improvements continue to be made to the CityLYNX Gold Line, the City of Charlotte’s street car project. Construction crews have energized the overhead catenary system, which provides electricity to power the streetcar through a pantograph at the top of the railcar. While power will be supplied overhead to the streetcar, the rails in the street […]

Please be alert of ongoing street work connected to the Gold Line Trolley Car project. From Dec. 5 to at least Dec. 19, the right lane of Elizabeth Avenue, in both directions, will be closed at Pease Lane and the Overcash Building. Be aware this street work will likely slow traffic and make turning onto […]

Central High Parking Lot Now Open  Parking lot #4, located behind the Central High Building on Central Campus, is now open and features 88 CPCC student and visitor parking spaces, 10 handicapped-accessible spaces and two motorcycle spaces. The lot has been closed since July 2014 for major reconstruction work. Since that time, construction crews have […]

Kings Drive is now open; however, Elizabeth Ave. will remain closed until at least Nov. 23. Elizabeth Ave. is still open for handicapped and drop-off traffic only.  All other traffic can use East 4th St. and E. 7th St. to access Kings Dr. until construction on Elizabeth Ave. is completed. Stay tuned for additional construction updates through […]

The City of Charlotte has announced Kings Drive will be closed between 4th Street and 7th Street starting Oct. 21, and remain closed for several weeks, to install trolley car tracks at the intersection of Elizabeth Avenue and Kings.  This closure will have a major impact on vehicular traffic on and around Central Campus. The map below […]

CPCC students: Remember that North Kings Drive will be closed between 4th Street and 7th Street beginning Oct. 18, so the City of Charlotte can install trolley car tracks at the intersection of Elizabeth Avenue and Kings Drive.  This closure will impact traffic on Elizabeth Avenue as well. During construction, only one lane of Elizabeth Ave. […]

Cato Campus is growing. The campus is in the process of adding a new classroom building that will double the size of the campus over the next year. This new building will be called Cato III and is currently being built where a parking lot used to be. To compensate for the loss of parking […]