Are Food Deserts a Possibility Along The Light Rail Line?
Are food deserts a possibility along the light rail line?
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -The Lynx Blue Line continues to be a driver for magnetic growth in south Charlotte.
In places like Southend, rail cars rolled, condos rose out of the ground, and the Publix grocery store on South Boulevard couldn’t be built fast enough.
Brandon Mueller is a Southend resident who’s glad a grocery store is in his neighborhood.
“It’s a very good benefit as far as they community, access, and just helping people,“ he said.
What has happened on the city’s south side is headed to points north.
Construction is winding down on the Lynx Blue Line extension …