News from the Neighborhood

Here's what has been happening since we last talked:

  • Registration is underway for CLT’s 15th Annual Runway 5K scheduled for 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22. The cost is $30 per participant through Sept. 1, when the price increases to $35. On Oct. 9, the rate will increase to $40. Participants will receive a T-shirt and finisher medal. To register, visit the official Runway 5K website.
  • CLT opened portions of the Terminal Lobby Expansion’s (TLE) west side on July 27. It is the first TLE phase to debut to passengers. The addition is a sneak peek of the overall look of the expansion, which will have large, picturesque windows, terrazzo flooring throughout, bright blue tiles framing the entrances/exits and architectural-detailed ceilings.
  • The Aviation Department is hiring. Positions are available in a variety of career opportunities, including Airport shuttle bus drivers and airfield equipment operator and paint marking crew, among others. Full-time employees can receive college tuition reimbursement, health care and retirement benefits. Visit for career opportunities. Apply online with the City of Charlotte jobs site.  The Airport’s airlines, tenants, concessionaires and partners also have a variety of job opportunities.