Charlotte - The Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting next week regarding the balloting process for proposed noise walls for the Monroe Expressway project in Mecklenburg and Union counties.
The purpose of the noise walls is to reduce traffic noise and congestion. The Department plans to ask residents of the area whether or not they want the walls.
The meeting will provide information and answer questions regarding the walls and will outline voting procedures. Voting will not occur at this meeting. Ballots will be mailed out to residents in the area.
The meeting will be held Tuesday, Nov. 15, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall of Sardis Baptist Church, located at 3602 Unionville-Indian Trail Road in Indian Trail. There will be a brief formal presentation at 6:30 p.m. followed by an open house. Interested citizens may attend the meeting at any time.
For additional information about the proposed noise walls, contact Tracy Roberts, Acting Traffic Noise & Air Quality Supervisor at 1598 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, N.C. 27699-5948 or (919) 707-2728 or
NCDOT will provide auxiliary aids and services under the Americans with Disabilities Act for disabled persons who wish to participate in this meeting. Anyone requiring special services should contact Ms. Anamika Laad at
firstname.lastname@example.org or (919) 707-6072 as early as possible so that arrangements can be made.
Persons who speak Spanish and do not speak English, or have a limited ability to read, speak or understand English, may receive interpretive services upon request prior to the meeting by calling 1-800-481-6494.