Posted on: September 7, 2016

Improvements to Catawba Avenue Ramp to NB I-77

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NCDOT will be constructing an additional lane on the I-77 northbound on-ramp at Cornelius’ Exit 28. This is the ramp that takes drivers north to the Mooresville area. Construction is anticipated to take approximately three weeks.

When complete, the new lane will provide additional room for motorists accessing northbound I-77 from westbound Catawba Avenue. Furthermore, motorists in the center lane of eastbound Catawba Avenue will be able to access the ramp to northbound I-77 or con...Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2016

Veterans Monument Name Inscription

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The Town of Cornelius will be adding names to the Cornelius Veterans Monument at Rotary Plaza in preparation for the 2016 Veterans Day Celebration. The application deadline for this year's engraving is October 3, 2016.

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Posted on: September 19, 2016

CATS to Adjust 77X North Meck Express Schedule


Effective October 3, the Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) will implement minor schedule adjustments to the 77X North Mecklenburg Express and the 48X Huntersville Express.

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Highway 115 Public Meeting Presentation

On September 20, 2016, a public meeting was held where alternatives were presented to address congestion management, pedestrian and bicycle safety, as well as appearance, for the NC 115 (Main Street) corridor from Washam Potts Road to Potts Street.

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Posted on: August 1, 2016

Growth and Planning

View the Growth and Planning presentation from the August 1 Coffee Chat.

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Posted on: September 27, 2016

Fall weather brings new road hazards – Tips from the CPD Traffic Team

Fall Driving Hazards

Fall is here, which means cooler weather and new driving challenges are on their way. The Cornelius Police Department has a few tips to keep in mind while navigating the fall season this year.

While many will be traveling to the mountains to view the ...Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2016

Cornelius Police Promote 10 Officers to rank of Captain, Lieutenant, Sergeants and Corporals

CPD Promotions 2016

On Monday, August 1, 2016, the Cornelius Police Department promoted ten officers within the department to the ranks of Captain, Lieutenant, Sergeants, and Corporals.

Captain Jennifer Thompson has been with the department since 2001. A graduate of B...Read on...

Posted on: January 1, 2016

Now Hiring!

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The Cornelius Police Department is now hiring for Police Officer and Police Telecommunicator positions.

For more information, see the Job Postings link under Town Services.

Posted on: January 1, 2016

Stay connected in Cornelius with CharMeck Alerts

CharMeck Alerts

CharMeck Alerts is a county-wide notification system that enables officials to share information quickly throughout the county, including the Town of Cornelius and other towns.

Publicly available primary residential and business phones in Cornelius ar...Read on...

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