CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools will operate on a two-hour delay Tuesday due to weather conditions caused by Tropical Storm Irma.
The district tweeted about the delay at 9:18 p.m. Monday night, stating they would "err on the side of safety." In an email, officials said the decision was made after an 8 p.m. updated from local emergency management staff.
The decision came after many criticized the district for operating on a normal schedule Monday while surrounding school districts were closed.
The ASEP program will operate on a regular schedule Tuesday and staff will report on time.
Click here for a full list of closings and delays for Tuesday.