Airport Train Route Stirs Concern Because It Avoids Center City

Our Executive Director, Shannon Binns, shares our thoughts and concerns regarding the planned route for the Silver Line through Uptown. Continue reading

North Carolina bill would require riders to register bicycles, pay fee

Bicycle Manager, Kate Cavazza, was interviewed about the new bike bill rolling into North Carolina forcing bicyclists to pay taxes on their bikes. Continue reading

MTC OKs 2030 System Plan, Including Airport Light Rail

Sustain Charlotte's letter to CATS on the silver line was referenced in the latest WFAE story about the 2030 System Plan. Continue reading

Charlotte City Council Approves Cross Charlotte Trail Plan

Kate Cavazza , Bike Program Manager, was quote at the recent city council meeting in regards to the Cross Charlotte trail plan. Continue reading

The Build Episode 44: Stretch

Shannon Binns tells the story of Sustain Charlotte on The Build. Continue reading

Sustain Charlotte Seeks Nominees for 2019 Charlotte Sustainability Awards

Sustain Charlotte is now seeking nominations for the 2019 Charlotte Sustainability Awards. Do you know a person, project, plan, business, or nonprofit that deserves to be honored for advancing smart growth and sustainability in Charlotte? Nominate them for a Charlotte Sustainability Award! Continue reading

Bike, greenway groups urge city to move forward with trail

South Charlotte Weekly shared a few words from our Bike Program Manager, Kate Cavazza.  Continue reading

Make the right choice, City Council

The Charlotte Observer shared a few words on scooter regulation from our Executive Director, Shannon Binns. Continue reading

Why Not Use Hotel, Motel Taxes To Finish Charlotte Trail? Council Member Pushes Idea

By: Steve Harrison (WFAE) “I think [the trail] could be a draw and something that could put Charlotte on the map," said Shannon Binns of Sustain Charlotte, a group that supports finishing the trail. Continue reading

These Were The Most Powerful Voices In Charlotte In 2018

Our Executive Director, Shannon Binns, was mentioned as one of the most powerful voices of 2018. Continue reading