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Grant Will Fund Missing Link on Southeast Rail Corridor

Sep 23, 2020 - 8:52 am
NCDOT received a federal grant to purchase the S-Line rail corridor between Raleigh and Ridgeway in Warren County.
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Driver Lauds Seat Belt Use for Saving Her Life

Sep 22, 2020 - 2:46 pm
While state officials are concerned that Mecklenburg County’s seat belt use rate dipped by almost 8% last year, the majority of the region’s residents are still buckling up.
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N.C. Highway 12 to Remain Closed on Hatteras, Ocracoke Until Wednesday

Sep 22, 2020 - 2:07 pm
Due to continuing ocean overwash from recent high tide cycles on the Outer Banks, the N.C. Department of Transportation will be unable to reopen two closed sections of N.C....
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Bridge Replacement Starting in Surry County

Sep 22, 2020 - 12:37 pm
A bridge replacement project is starting on Hardy Road in Surry County.
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Improvements, Repairs Ahead for I-40 in New Hanover, Pender Counties

Sep 22, 2020 - 11:45 am
A N.C. Department of Transportation contractor can begin improvements on Interstate 40 in New Hanover and Pender counties this fall.
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Bladen County Bridge to Replace U.S. 701 Spans

Sep 22, 2020 - 11:21 am
NCDOT awards $23.3 million contract to replace the U .S. 701 spans over the Cape Fear River in Bladen County with a new bridge.
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Ramp Closures Resume on Interstate 277

Sep 21, 2020 - 4:00 pm
N.C. Department of Transportation contract crews tonight will continue a $16.3 million project to improve 22 bridges along Interstate 277, requiring several ramp closures.
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N.C. DMV Surpasses 2 Million REAL IDs Issued

Sep 21, 2020 - 3:29 pm
The N.C....
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N.C. 12 to Remain Closed on Hatteras, Ocracoke Until At Least Tuesday Afternoon

Sep 21, 2020 - 3:16 pm
A ‘triple whammy’ of weather conditions has caused severe dune loss and ocean overwash in several locations along N.C. Highway 12, causing the N.C....
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Girder Installation Continues on Concord Mills Boulevard

Sep 21, 2020 - 3:00 pm
N.C. Department of Transportation contract crews will resume lane closures tonight on a section of Concord Mills Boulevard, continuing a $10.2 million project to improve access to the mall complex.
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NCDOT Seeks Comments on Widening I-95 in Robeson County

Sep 21, 2020 - 12:03 pm
NCDOT will host a virtual public meeting on Sept. 29 over plans to widen and upgrade a nearly nine-mile section of Interstate 95 in Robeson County.
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DMV Offices in Central/Western N.C. Experience Service Interruption

Sep 21, 2020 - 11:51 am
Several DMV offices experiencing service interruption due to fiber cut in Charlotte area.
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Craven County Highway Ramp Closing for Improvements

Sep 21, 2020 - 7:48 am
Upgrading U.S. 70 to interstate standards in Craven County will require a temporary ramp closure for several days this week.
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U.S. 19E Section Named Sheriff Donald Banks Highway

Sep 19, 2020 - 1:49 pm
A section of U.S. 19E in Yancey County is designated as the Sheriff Donald Banks Highway.
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Weekly Cash Watch Report

Sep 18, 2020 - 1:27 pm
NCDOT's weekly cash watch report
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Nash County Crossline Requires Replacement

Sep 18, 2020 - 9:50 am
A section of Old Spring Hope Road in Nash County will be closed the week of Sept. 21 to replace a crosssline pipe.
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This Week at NCDOT: Litter Sweep Canceled, Ferry Schedule and Transportation Competition

Sep 18, 2020 - 9:00 am
This week the department is urging North Carolinians to not litter, plus a state ferry is back in service and vote for an NCDOT program to win a national competition.
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Bigfoot Slough Dredging Tentatively Scheduled for Next Week

Sep 17, 2020 - 4:23 pm
The U.S....
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Election Campaign Sign Season Underway

Sep 16, 2020 - 2:35 pm
Early voting, which starts on Oct. 15, means campaign signs legally started going into place this week.
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Closure for Both Directions of I-40 at Aviation Parkway Tonight

Sep 16, 2020 - 10:22 am
Contractors plan to close both directions of Interstate 40 at Aviation Parkway to safely pour the deck on the eastern half of the new bridge over the highway.
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