RTO is the latest acronym to come out of the COVID pandemic.  It stands for Return To Office.  While many folks here in Charlotte and across the globe are gearing up for office re-entry, much of the office space in Uptown Charlotte will be going vacant.

Last week Duke Energy decided to move many of its employees out of the Duke Energy Center, and other big Uptown office occupants are switching to work at home/at office hybrid schedules.  What exactly does that mean for Uptown?  Read more here to find out and see how the city of Charlotte is responding.

Does this mean the daily commute will be shorter with less traffic?  Time will tell!