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State Transportation Department Gives Thanks to Law Enforcement

Sep 17, 2021 - 1:50 pm
Throughout this year, the N.C. Department of Transportation has acknowledged the efforts of the N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles’ License and Theft Bureau.
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Weekly Cash Watch Report

Sep 17, 2021 - 1:36 pm
NCDOT's weekly cash watch report
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New Traffic Pattern Coming to Downtown Salisbury

Sep 17, 2021 - 1:03 pm
Starting next week, a N.C. Department of Transportation contractor will begin nightly construction to implement a new traffic pattern and other improvements in Downtown Salisbury.
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This Week at NCDOT: DBE Outreach and Rail Safety Week

Sep 17, 2021 - 10:11 am
This week at the department, Disadvantaged Business Enterprise outreach events and tips for Rail Safety Week.
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Buxton Pipe Replacement Requires Road Closure

Sep 17, 2021 - 10:08 am
A section of Cross Way Road in Buxton will close Monday morning for approximately three days to allow a drainage pipe to be replaced.
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Road Closed for Pipe Work in Duplin County

Sep 17, 2021 - 9:25 am
The N.C. Department of Transportation is scheduled to close a section of Durwood Evans Road in Duplin County for maintenance next week.
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Every Four Hours Someone is Hit by a Train

Sep 17, 2021 - 7:40 am
NCDOT is urging people to pay more attention around railroad tracks and crossings as part of Rail Safety Week (Sept. 20-26).
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Upcoming Closures on I-40 in Forsyth County

Sep 16, 2021 - 2:27 pm
Starting this weekend, contract crews will have several nightly closures for the ongoing improvement project along Interstate 40 in Forsyth County.
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Emerald Isle Bridge Improvements to Resume

Sep 16, 2021 - 12:00 pm
Contractors making improvements on the Emerald Isle Bridge will resume work beginning Oct. 4, weather permitting.
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Temporary Lane Closures in Gaston County for Bridge Inspection

Sep 16, 2021 - 10:34 am
The N.C. Department of Transportation will temporarily close lanes on Interstate 85 in Gaston County over the weekend for a bridge inspection.
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Johnston County Road Improvement Project Requires Temporary Closure

Sep 16, 2021 - 10:14 am
Buffalo Road in Archer Lodge will close this weekend for drainage improvement work.
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Lane Closures on U.S. 421 in Forsyth County Begin This Week

Sep 15, 2021 - 4:05 pm
Beginning this week, N.C....
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Traffic Signals in Denton Temporarily Down

Sep 15, 2021 - 12:03 pm
Traffic signals in the Town of Denton in Davidson County are temporarily without power due to a Duke Energy substation going offline.
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NCDOT Seeking Small, Disadvantaged Businesses

Sep 15, 2021 - 11:07 am
Division 6 hosting small business outreach event in Columbus County.
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I-40 West to Close at N.C. 42 Tonight

Sep 15, 2021 - 10:30 am
Crews will close I-40 West for up to five hours beginning at midnight to allow crews to safely install girders on the future New Bethel Church Road bridge over I-40.
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Section of New Bern Avenue to Close Sunday Morning

Sep 15, 2021 - 9:00 am
NCDOT will close the westbound lanes of New Bern Avenue at the bridge over the Neuse River to allow crews to safely work from the bridge deck to clear a blockage in the river below.
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All-Way Stop Coming to Richmond County Intersection

Sep 14, 2021 - 4:43 pm
Crews plan to install signs and markings on U.S. 220 to complete an all-way stop near Ellerbe.
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Ocracoke Express Carries 16,594 Passengers in 2021 Season

Sep 14, 2021 - 4:10 pm
More than 16,500 people got out of their cars and onto the Ocracoke Express passenger ferry this summer, and surveys revealed that the third season of passenger ferry service was a popular one.
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Night Work Extending Life of Bridges on Future I-26

Sep 14, 2021 - 3:51 pm
A contractor for the N.C. Department of Transportation recently started a bridge preservation project that requires nightly lane closures on Future Interstate 26, north of I-240.
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NCDOT Partnering with NCSU on Bonner Bridge Research Project

Sep 14, 2021 - 11:20 am
For decades, the Herbert C. Bonner Bridge served as a transportation lifeline for people headed to the Outer Banks until it was dismantled a few years ago to make way for a new bridge.
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