A CATS transit bus and LYNX light-rail train travel along South Blvd. Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. Transit ridership in Charlotte has declined for much of this year, possibly due to lower gas prices.
A CATS transit bus and LYNX light-rail train travel along South Blvd. Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. Transit ridership in Charlotte has declined for much of this year, possibly due to lower gas prices. TODD SUMLIN tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com
A CATS transit bus and LYNX light-rail train travel along South Blvd. Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. Transit ridership in Charlotte has declined for much of this year, possibly due to lower gas prices. TODD SUMLIN tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com

Transit ridership slides in Charlotte. Gas prices, fare hike to blame?

September 01, 2015 06:17 PM