Fire-Rescue receives top rating: The Town Board of Commissioners and Insurance Commissioner and State Fire Marshal Mike Causey recognized Mooresville Fire-Rescue for achieving the highest possible inspections rating, ISO Class 1. Mooresville Fire-Rescue is the only fire service with fewer than 100,000 residents to receive this rating in North Carolina.
New garbage vendor: On June 17, the town will transition from Advanced Disposal LLC. to Waste Connection, Inc. for solid waste disposal services such as household garbage, yard waste and recycling. This change is the result of a business decision made by the two companies to sell assets in unrelated markets. The town expects impacts of the transition will be minimal for solid waste customers. Branding will be the biggest change customers observe during the transition. For answers to frequently asked questions, click here.
Never miss a local story.
Overnight detours planned for Exit 30: I-77 Mobility Partners and Sugar Creek Construction have issued a traffic advisory and detour maps to educate motorists about upcoming overnight detours on I-77 at Exit 30. Work will occur 11 p.m. June 15 through 5 a.m. June 16, weather permitting.
New routes: CATS plans service adjustments for CATS services to be implemented on June 26. Minor time changes on the schedules will be implemented for the following bus routes 14, 19, 20, 43, 40X, 45X, 46X, 52X, 56, 64X, and 65X
48X Huntersville Express – This route will now serve the Northcross Park and Ride (Exit 25) and a new Cornelius Park and Ride (Exit 28) located on Sefton Park Road. Customers typically boarding at Huntersville Gateway Park and Ride (Exit 23) will now be served by Route 77X. This change is necessary to accommodate the new Park and Ride (Exit 28).
77X North Mecklenburg Express – This route will continue to operate the same in Davidson and Cornelius. However, the new a.m. and p.m. peak routing will now continue on Statesville Road/ U.S. 21) south of Sam Furr Road / N.C. 73 to the Huntersville Gateway Park and Ride (Exit 23). Customers typically boarding at Northcross Park and Ride (Exit 25) during weekday rush hour will instead be served by the Route 48X. Midday and reverse trips will not change in routing, including midday service to Northcross (Exit 25).
97 Village Rider Cornelius – All outbound trips will now turn off Catawba Avenue at Jetton Road to serve a new Cornelius Park and Ride As a result of this change, outbound bus stops on Catawba Ave.between Jetton Rd. and Liverpool Pkwy. will be discontinued. Inbound trips will still serve bus stops on Catawba Avenue. However, inbound trips will loop off Catawba Avenue at One Norman Boulevard to serve the new Park and Ride.
590 Airport Connector Northlake – Early morning, midday and evening service will continue to operate every 30 minutes, but late morning and mid-afternoon service will now operate hourly. The route will also now utilize I-85, instead of Wilkinson Boulevard, between the Airport and I-485 in both directions.
Want more Lake Norman News?
To receive a weekly email of stories from Cornelius, Davidson, Huntersville and Mooresville, go to http://signup.epiodata.com/subscription-management/CharlotteObserver/index.html. Choose “Lake Norman Community News - Weekly news from around the lake”. The newsletter email is sent Wednesday afternoon.