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Cornelius News

Ian updates: So far, so good

National Weather Service for Cornelius as of 10 am Sept. 30

Sept. 30. Ian is the center of attention here today, but look for it to be old news by tomorrow afternoon. You can expect plenty of wind and up to two inches of rain today, clearing tomorrow.


At 8 am, traffic was light in Cornelius. There were no issues on West Catawba between Hwy. 21 and Westmoreland, and on Hwy. 21 to West Catawba. I-77 was flowing smoothly.

If power goes out:

Duke Energy: 1-800-769-3766
ElectriCities: 704-948-0550
Energy United: 1-800-386-4833

Meck County offices

Mecklenburg County government offices close at noon. CharMeck 311 will be operate on a normal schedule Friday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m., and has extended operating hours to Saturday, 7 am to 5 pm.

Davidson EOC

The Town of Davidson has activated the Emergency Operations Center.


—Town Hall is closing at noon.

Jetton Park closed

—Trees down? Call the town’s non-emergency line 704-892-7773

—The All American Dog Show has been moved to Sunday, Oct. 9 in Robbins Park

—Jetton Park was closed at 10:30 am


Town Hall closing at noon

Parks are closing at noon