Charlotte: An emerging walkable modern-day megalopolis

Named in honor of German princess Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz and incorporated in 1768, Charlotte is a city that has undergone dramatic change over the last decade.

3. Uptown skyline from the H2 level of Courtyard Charlotte City Center.

4. The Charlotte School of Law, located at 201 South College Street, was established in 2006.

5. EpiCentre is a dining and entertainment complex that opened its doors in 2010.

6. EpiCentre at night

7. A look down South Tyron Street.

8. The 17-story Johnston Building was Charlotte’s tallest building between 1924 and 1926.





13. The intersection of Tyron and Trade Streets serves as the center of the city.