Following the first World War the city changed the way it did business with its citizens. Charlotte mayors from 1920-1940.
In the years of World War II and following, Charlotte blossomed ad a regional center for commerce and trade. Charlotte mayors from 1940-1960.
Charlotte's and the region's population more than doubled during the this period with the city becoming a major national center with ties to the global market. Charlotte mayors from 1960 to the present.