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FOX 8 WGHP
Trees block NC 109 in Davidson CountyN.C. — Highway 109 in Davidson County is closed in both directions due to falle
Trees block NC 109 in Davidson County
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
N.C. — Highway 109 in Davidson County is closed in both directions due to fallen trees from Tuesday night’s storm. The North Carolina Department of Transportation currently has barricades up near John Carroll Road. Crews are working to remove... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Kinston City Council approves turn signal at Herritage, Vernonleft-turn arrow for northbound traffic at Herritage Street and Vernon Avenue.“T
Kinston City Council approves turn signal at Herritage, Vernon
Kinston Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
left-turn arrow for northbound traffic at Herritage Street and Vernon Avenue.“The city, for several years, has approached (North Carolina Department of Transportation) with our concerns about the northbound traffic on Herritage Street. With all the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Officials silent on I-77 toll updatesattention of Cintra. Channel 9 learned the company has hired three lobbyists fo
Officials silent on I-77 toll updates
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
attention of Cintra. Channel 9 learned the company has hired three lobbyists for the 2016 session. After the bankruptcy, North Carolina Department of Transportation Secretary Nick Tennyson traveled to Texas to reevaluate the I-77 project's... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
North Carolina Governor McCrory declares May Motorcycle Safety awareness monthRakeigh, NC. – McCrory wants to encourage drivers to share the road with motorc
North Carolina Governor McCrory declares May Motorcycle Safety awareness month
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
Rakeigh, NC. – McCrory wants to encourage drivers to share the road with motorcyclist. The North Carolina Department of Transportation will promote awareness for motorcyclist during the month of May to help prevent motorcycle crashes, deaths, and... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Protesters refuel heated I-77 debateis over the answer. "I feel let down by my politicians that I elected," said L
Protesters refuel heated I-77 debate
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
is over the answer. "I feel let down by my politicians that I elected," said Laureen Bellows, a Mooresville resident. North Carolina Department of Transportation says the I-77 project the round-trip commute would cost drivers $21 per day. The... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Citizens to rally against I-77 toll lanes in Cornelius Fridayalso plans to make an announcement about its lawsuit. In January, a court denie
Citizens to rally against I-77 toll lanes in Cornelius Friday
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
also plans to make an announcement about its lawsuit. In January, a court denied their request to stop the project. The North Carolina Department of Transportation and the company Cintra plan to build the controversial toll lanes from Charlotte... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Family to lose access to property after bypass plans changeA family said they will lose access to their property after the North Carolina
Family to lose access to property after bypass plans change
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
A family said they will lose access to their property after the North Carolina Department of Transportation said plans have changed for a future bypass. The Taylor family made an agreement with the NCDOT in 2000. NCDOT bought land from the family... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
NC lawmakers convene short session with much to talk aboutlane project. Last week, Rep. Charles Jeter (R-Mecklenburg) unveiled an advanc
NC lawmakers convene short session with much to talk about
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
lane project. Last week, Rep. Charles Jeter (R-Mecklenburg) unveiled an advanced copy of a bill that would require the North Carolina Department of Transportation to cancel its contract with Cintra. On Monday, Rep. Tricia Cotham... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Lanes reopen on I-26 eastbound, shoulder remains closedin Asheville. The lanes were closed near exit 33 (NC-191) around 6:41 a.m. due
Lanes reopen on I-26 eastbound, shoulder remains closed
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 10 days ago
in Asheville. The lanes were closed near exit 33 (NC-191) around 6:41 a.m. due to a vehicle accident, according to North Carolina Department of Transportation. The lanes reopened around 7:45 a.m. The shoulder in this area remains... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Imprint of WPA remains on area landmarksspending for the controversial program. Among the projects in Polk County, acc
Imprint of WPA remains on area landmarks
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 11 days ago
spending for the controversial program. Among the projects in Polk County, according to a report prepared in 2014 for the North Carolina Department of Transportation by Fearnbach History Services, were school gymnasiums in Tryon, Saluda, Columbus... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Fatal crash reported in MocksvilleNorth Carolina State Highway Patrol is investigating. Law enforcement on the sc
Fatal crash reported in Mocksville
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 11 days ago
North Carolina State Highway Patrol is investigating. Law enforcement on the scene is helping direct traffic, according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation. The investigation is ongoing and no other details were immediately availa... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
NCHP: Seatbelts a growing problemtrend: A staggering 34-percent of all car crash patients at Levine over the pas
NCHP: Seatbelts a growing problem
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
trend: A staggering 34-percent of all car crash patients at Levine over the past few weeks were not wearing seatbelts. The North Carolina Department of Transportation is seeing a similar surge. "It takes about two seconds," said Burgen. "That two... Read more
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The News & Observer
Model bridges win competitionAcademy and Franklin Academy students took home top honors at the annual Model
Model bridges win competition
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
Academy and Franklin Academy students took home top honors at the annual Model Bridge Building Competition sponsored by the North Carolina Department of Transportation and the Carolinas Associated General Counsel Contractors. The competition allowed... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Drone collides with British Airways jetconcerned with airspace issues," according to the government and commercial dro
Drone collides with British Airways jet
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 14 days ago
concerned with airspace issues," according to the government and commercial drone operating testing guide released by the North Carolina Department of Transportation. "Now, new technology is rapidly becoming more accessible to commercial and... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Drone collides into passenger jetconcerned with airspace issues," according to the government and commercial dro
Drone collides into passenger jet
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 15 days ago
concerned with airspace issues," according to the government and commercial drone operating testing guide released by the North Carolina Department of Transportation. "Now, new technology is rapidly becoming more accessible to commercial and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
State representative plans to introduce bill to cancel I-77 toll projectSpanish company Cintra, that currently has a sister project in Texas facing ban
State representative plans to introduce bill to cancel I-77 toll project
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
Spanish company Cintra, that currently has a sister project in Texas facing bankruptcy. The bill would also provide the North Carolina Department of Transportation with $25,000 for legal fees to fight the company on any fees to cancel the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
911 call sheds gruesome details in crash that injured 2 DOT workers in RaleighInterstate-440 East near the Capital Boulevard interchange. A small black car
911 call sheds gruesome details in crash that injured 2 DOT workers in Raleigh
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
Interstate-440 East near the Capital Boulevard interchange. A small black car appeared to have plowed into the back of a North Carolina Department of Transportation truck, according to a CBS North Carolina reporter on the scene. A witness called... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Huntersville resident upset over I-77 trees being removedtrees and what affect does it have on Huntersville as far as health concerns?”
Huntersville resident upset over I-77 trees being removed
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
trees and what affect does it have on Huntersville as far as health concerns?” he questioned. WBTV reached out to the North Carolina Department of Transportation for comment on this topic after business hours Tuesday. We are still waiting on a... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
We hate tolls, but Tampa Bay Area drivers are paying them more than everusage is up 7 percent. Here is the Top 10 list of toll company growth from 201
We hate tolls, but Tampa Bay Area drivers are paying them more than ever
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 16 days ago
usage is up 7 percent. Here is the Top 10 list of toll company growth from 2014 to 2015 (Florida authorities in bold): North Carolina Department of Transportation: 25 percent Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority, Austin: 23.4... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Forest fire spreads to two North Carolina countiescontained. Firefighters and the North Carolina Forest Service are still working
Forest fire spreads to two North Carolina counties
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 16 days ago
contained. Firefighters and the North Carolina Forest Service are still working on containing the rest of the fire. The North Carolina Department of Transportation gave a statement Tuesday morning: ” A section of U.S. 264 in Hyde County is... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Public hearing for proposed pool hall in SalisburyParade to be held Saturday, May 21, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. (h)
Public hearing for proposed pool hall in Salisbury
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
Parade to be held Saturday, May 21, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. (h) Adopt a concurring ORDINANCE with the North Carolina Department of Transportation to amend section 13-336 of the City Code regarding speed limits to correct a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Independence Blvd. lane project to resume after nearly 3 monthsproject that has been on hold since late January when Devere Construction walke
Independence Blvd. lane project to resume after nearly 3 months
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
project that has been on hold since late January when Devere Construction walked off the job over a pay dispute with the North Carolina Department of Transportation. The company had put in three years of work on the project. In a 9... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Diverging diamond interchange in Leland opens a day earlyBRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A North Carolina Department of Transportation spo
Diverging diamond interchange in Leland opens a day early
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 18 days ago
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A North Carolina Department of Transportation spokesman says the Diverging Diamond Interchange is open a day early. Plans to complete the new interchange were set for Monday, but the NCDOT says those plans were... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Deadly crash blocks road in Fletcher, NCDOT officials sayA deadly crash on Hendersonville Road has blocked the road in both directions,
Deadly crash blocks road in Fletcher, NCDOT officials say
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 21 days ago
A deadly crash on Hendersonville Road has blocked the road in both directions, according to officials at the North Carolina Department of Transportation. The crash is near the intersection of Hendersonville Road (Highway 25) and Rockwell Drive in... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Diverging Diamond scheduled to be completed this weekend— The Diverging Diamond Interchange in Leland is schedule to be completed this
Diverging Diamond scheduled to be completed this weekend
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 22 days ago
— The Diverging Diamond Interchange in Leland is schedule to be completed this weekend, according to a spokesman with the North Carolina Department of Transportation. The new interchange was originally set to open to traffic on NC 133 back in... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Speed limit may be reduced where Guilford runner was killedGUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. -- The North Carolina Department of Transportation is rec
Speed limit may be reduced where Guilford runner was killed
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 23 days ago
GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. -- The North Carolina Department of Transportation is recommending decreasing the speed limit on North Church Street in Guilford County from Air Harbor Road to Tesi Court. If it were to go forward, the recommendation would... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
NCDOT head still not talking about future of I-77 toll lanesMore than a month later, the head of the North Carolina Department of Transport
NCDOT head still not talking about future of I-77 toll lanes
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
More than a month later, the head of the North Carolina Department of Transportation is still not saying anything about the future of a toll lane project. Every day thousands of drivers wait in bumper-to-bumper traffic on Interstate 77, and everyone... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Driver accused of hitting 110 mph before slamming into NCDOT truckCHARLOTTE, N.C. — A driver was hospitalized overnight after crashing into a Nor
Driver accused of hitting 110 mph before slamming into NCDOT truck
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 24 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A driver was hospitalized overnight after crashing into a North Carolina Department of Transportation truck on Interstate 77. Troopers said the crash happened around 2:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes near West... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Brookshire Boulevard, I-85 lanes closed after paint spillFriday afternoon the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) warned
Brookshire Boulevard, I-85 lanes closed after paint spill
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 27 days ago
Friday afternoon the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) warned drivers to avoid Brookshire Boulevard near I-85 after nearly 300 gallons of paint fell off the back of a truck and spilled into the road causing lane closures and traffic... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
NCDOT says 20 noise walls will be installed on I-77Twenty noise walls will be installed along Interstate 77, the North Carolina De
NCDOT says 20 noise walls will be installed on I-77
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 28 days ago
Twenty noise walls will be installed along Interstate 77, the North Carolina Department of Transportation told Channel 9. Transportation leaders said the walls will significantly cut down on noise for people who live near the highway because of... Read more
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Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald
Ahoskie Creek bridge to be replacedMotorists using NC 42 to travel to and from Ahoskie on its southwest side will
Ahoskie Creek bridge to be replaced
Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald / Posted 28 days ago
Motorists using NC 42 to travel to and from Ahoskie on its southwest side will soon be faced with a six-month detour. The North Carolina Department of Transportation has announced the closing of NC 42 at the Ahoskie Creek (southwest of Vidant... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Engineers advise caution during bridge construction in New BernBridge are advised to use extra caution over the next several weeks. A $3.8 mi
Engineers advise caution during bridge construction in New Bern
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted a month ago
Bridge are advised to use extra caution over the next several weeks. A $3.8 million construction project is underway. North Carolina Department of Transportation engineers are advising drivers to slow down, pay attention and plan for a few... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
I-40 rockslide prevention project in final stagesmountains on a stretch of Interstate 40 threatened by rockslides near the Tenne
I-40 rockslide prevention project in final stages
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted a month ago
mountains on a stretch of Interstate 40 threatened by rockslides near the Tennessee and North Carolina state line. The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) started tearing down a dangerous cliff near the Harmon Den exit of I-40... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Commuter Alert: Two ferry services suspended due to high windsThe North Carolina Department of Transportation has suspended two ferry routes
Commuter Alert: Two ferry services suspended due to high winds
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 1 months ago
The North Carolina Department of Transportation has suspended two ferry routes Sunday morning due to high winds, according to the NCDOT Ferry Division Twitter page. The Pamlico River Ferry and the Hatteras Inlet Ferries are shut down temporarily due... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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11 News Houston
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
11 News Houston / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
NCDOT: No timeline for report on trip to TexasThere is no timeline on when the North Carolina Department of Transportation wi
NCDOT: No timeline for report on trip to Texas
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
There is no timeline on when the North Carolina Department of Transportation will release a report on Secretary Nick Tennyson’s trip to Texas earlier this month, a spokeswoman said Thursday. Tennyson went to Texas to meet with representatives of the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
KING5 Seattle / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsbor
Growth in toll traffic outpaces regular roads
KTVB Boise / Posted 1 months ago
10 with double-digit growth. The five biggest gains were at the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority in Florida (25%), North Carolina Department of Transportation (25%), Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin (23.4%), Georgia’s... Read more
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