Concord Traffic Management Center

Legislator: Larry Kissell
Rep, D-8
Cost: $1,000,000
Recipient: City of Concord Transportation Department
26 Union Street South
Concord, NC 28026
City: Concord, NC
Type: Transportation, Housing & Urban Development

The service area population is approximately 80,000, and the Traffic Management Center will serve interstate and intrastate traffic utilizing I-85, US-29, US-601, NCDOT primary highways passing through the area on a daily basis, and major tourist destinations such as Concord Mills Mall and the Charlotte Motor Speedway. Concord Mills is the number one tourist attraction in the State of North Carolina. In 2005, 17.5 million people visited the facility. Additionally, Charlotte Motor Speedway hosts 1 million visitors each year.

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