Accessibility Navigation:

Welcome to the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute

We are a nonpartisan, applied research and community outreach institute at UNC Charlotte, seeking solutions to the social, economic and environmental challenges facing our communities.
Oct 15, 2014, Mary Newsom
It is easy to forget that Detroit was a city on top of the world 50 years ago. Charlotte is not Detroit, but the recession brought a reality check. Did it bring the resolve to fight the complacency that comes with success?
Oct 16, 2014, Crystal Cockman
Nature's Notebook
Oct 08, 2014,
Claire Apaliski
Diane Gavarkavich
Education
Sep 29, 2014, Lauren Zachary
Education
Sep 24, 2014, John Chesser
Demographics
PlanCharlotte
Sociology

Welcome to the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute

 

Visit the institute’s resources

PlanCharlotte.org
Charlotte Regional Indicators
 

Photo gallery: A road runs through it

PlanCharlotte.org Photo: Nancy Pierce
U.S. 21 offers a window into the way the road, like the region, has reinvented itself over time.. See more photos here..