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WBTV Charlotte
A possible fix on the way for the famous Hickory sinkhole?Hickory City Council will consider spending money this week to partner with the
A possible fix on the way for the famous Hickory sinkhole?
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
Hickory City Council will consider spending money this week to partner with the North Carolina Department of Transportation to find a fix for the famous Buffalo's Sinkhole. The pit, which first opened in 2002 and swallowed a corvette the first night... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Sand important in protecting Outer Banks from stormseastward and is a target for hurricanes. Will the new sand last? "There is no
Sand important in protecting Outer Banks from storms
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
eastward and is a target for hurricanes. Will the new sand last? "There is no guarantee," she said. Two years ago, the North Carolina Department of Transportation with the Army Corps of Engineers led a project to widen the two-mile Rodanthe... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Cherry Branch Ferry running a one-boat schedule SaturdayThe North Carolina Department of Transportation issued some changes to the Cher
Cherry Branch Ferry running a one-boat schedule Saturday
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
The North Carolina Department of Transportation issued some changes to the Cherry Branch Ferry service for Saturday, June 18. Saturday morning the Cherry Branch Ferry will be running a one boat schedule. There will be a boats this morning from... Read more
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The Star
NC Supreme Court rules in favor of landownersruled in favor of property owners who were blocked from developing their proper
NC Supreme Court rules in favor of landowners
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
ruled in favor of property owners who were blocked from developing their property under a highway development law.The North Carolina Department of Transportation used the Map Act to freeze the development along proposed routes of roads and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
NC DOT looks to improve safety of dangerous intersectionAn intersection that has been the site of 47 crashes in the past five years may
NC DOT looks to improve safety of dangerous intersection
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
An intersection that has been the site of 47 crashes in the past five years may be getting some safety improvements. North Carolina Department of Transportation officials said the traffic engineering branch has approved the installment of warning... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Annual Click It or Ticket It campaign nets more than 8,000 seat belt violationsviolations were caught during the annual Click It or Ticket It campaign. The G
Annual Click It or Ticket It campaign nets more than 8,000 seat belt violations
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
violations were caught during the annual Click It or Ticket It campaign. The Governor's Highway Safety Program and the North Carolina Department of Transportation conducted the annual Click It of Ticket campaign, which took place from May 23 to... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
NC transportation secretary says canceling I-77 toll project could cost $800MCarolina Secretary of Transportation Nick Tennyson released the new estimate in
NC transportation secretary says canceling I-77 toll project could cost $800M
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
Carolina Secretary of Transportation Nick Tennyson released the new estimate in a letter to lawmakers. He said the North Carolina Department of Transportation does not believe Cintra defaulted on the contract. NCDOT has not commented on... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
DOT secretary: Bill to cancel I-77 contract would cost $800 millionletter is the fact that NCDOT does not believe Cintra has defaulted on the cont
DOT secretary: Bill to cancel I-77 contract would cost $800 million
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
letter is the fact that NCDOT does not believe Cintra has defaulted on the contract. “More specifically, HB954 directs the North Carolina Department of Transportation to terminate the I-77 Comprehensive Agreement “CA” pursuant to Section 17.1.1.7,... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
North Carolina news in briefOfficials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized th
North Carolina news in brief
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 14 days ago
Officials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized the future interstate last year. North Carolina Department of Transportation Jerry Jennings says the highway is not funded and has no timeline for... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Bill to cancel I-77 tolls has uncertain future in NC Senatemillion to break the contract, not including additional expenses to pay attorne
Bill to cancel I-77 tolls has uncertain future in NC Senate
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
million to break the contract, not including additional expenses to pay attorneys and consultants. The report also said the North Carolina Department of Transportation has estimated it could cost $4.37 million to maintain the work already completed... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
NC Supreme Court rules in favor of North Beltway landownerssubdividing their property for an unlimited period of time. The justices sided
NC Supreme Court rules in favor of North Beltway landowners
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 15 days ago
subdividing their property for an unlimited period of time. The justices sided with the Appeals Court ruling that said the North Carolina Department of Transportation had “exercised its power of eminent domain when it filed the transportation... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
$1B, 213-mile interstate planned to connect Norfolk, RaleighOfficials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized th
$1B, 213-mile interstate planned to connect Norfolk, Raleigh
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 15 days ago
Officials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized the future interstate last year. North Carolina Department of Transportation Jerry Jennings says the highway is not funded and has no timeline for... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
$1B, 213-mile interstate planned to connect Norfolk, RaleighOfficials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized th
$1B, 213-mile interstate planned to connect Norfolk, Raleigh
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
Officials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized the future interstate last year. North Carolina Department of Transportation Jerry Jennings says the highway is not funded and has no timeline for... Read more
6 related stories
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WVVA Bluefield
$1B, 213-mile interstate planned to connect Norfolk, RaleighOfficials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized th
$1B, 213-mile interstate planned to connect Norfolk, Raleigh
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 16 days ago
Officials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized the future interstate last year. North Carolina Department of Transportation Jerry Jennings says the highway is not funded and has no timeline for... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
$1B, 213-mile interstate planned to connect Norfolk, RaleighOfficials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized th
$1B, 213-mile interstate planned to connect Norfolk, Raleigh
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 16 days ago
Officials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized the future interstate last year. North Carolina Department of Transportation Jerry Jennings says the highway is not funded and has no timeline for... Read more
6 related stories
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WECT 6 Wilmington
$1 billion, 213-mile interstate planned to connect Norfolk, RaleighOfficials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized th
$1 billion, 213-mile interstate planned to connect Norfolk, Raleigh
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 16 days ago
Officials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized the future interstate last year. North Carolina Department of Transportation Jerry Jennings says the highway is not funded and has no timeline for... Read more
6 related stories
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
$1B, 213-mile interstate planned to connect Norfolk, RaleighOfficials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized th
$1B, 213-mile interstate planned to connect Norfolk, Raleigh
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
Officials approved the I-87 designation last month after Congress authorized the future interstate last year. North Carolina Department of Transportation Jerry Jennings says the highway is not funded and has no timeline for... Read more
6 related stories
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hundreds of WAVE bus stops without benches or sheltersit,' but to install a shelter from start to finish could be upwards of $15,000,
Hundreds of WAVE bus stops without benches or shelters
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 16 days ago
it,' but to install a shelter from start to finish could be upwards of $15,000," said Matheny. According to Methany, the North Carolina Department of Transportation has a very defined list of manufacturers allowed to provide the shelters and... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
COVER STORY: Hundreds of WAVE bus stops without benches or sheltersand install it,' but to install a shelter from start to finish could be upwards
COVER STORY: Hundreds of WAVE bus stops without benches or shelters
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 16 days ago
and install it,' but to install a shelter from start to finish could be upwards of $15,000." According to Methany, the North Carolina Department of Transportation has a very defined list of manufacturers allowed to provide the shelters and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
9 Investigates delays in road construction projects in Charlottelearned that delays in road and highway construction projects are nothing new f
9 Investigates delays in road construction projects in Charlotte
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
learned that delays in road and highway construction projects are nothing new for the Charlotte region. Lamar Sylvester, a North Carolina Department of Transportation roadway construction engineer, said about 25 percent of projects statewide finish... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Independence Boulevard project to extend into 2017learned that delays in road and highway construction projects are nothing new f
Independence Boulevard project to extend into 2017
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
learned that delays in road and highway construction projects are nothing new for the Charlotte region. Lamar Sylvester, a North Carolina Department of Transportation roadway construction engineer, said about 25 percent of projects statewide finish... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Water line replacement to start June 13The water line construction on Queen Street will continue on June 13, a week fr
Water line replacement to start June 13
Kinston Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
The water line construction on Queen Street will continue on June 13, a week from today.The North Carolina Department of Transportation approved the project, which begins at 8:30 a.m. Highland Avenue on the west side of Queen and Queens Road also... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
TRAFFIC ALERT: 5th Street to be closedA North Carolina Department of Transportation project will result in the closur
TRAFFIC ALERT: 5th Street to be closed
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 20 days ago
A North Carolina Department of Transportation project will result in the closure of 5th Street for approximately 10 days, beginning Monday, June 6. Officials are installing a pipe in the area. As a result, 5th Street will be closed to thru traffic... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
NCDOT: Gallants Channel Bridge scheduled to open ahead of scheduleFriday to survey progress of the new Gallants Channel Bridge project and tour t
NCDOT: Gallants Channel Bridge scheduled to open ahead of schedule
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 22 days ago
Friday to survey progress of the new Gallants Channel Bridge project and tour the Port of Morehead City. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, construction to replace the existing draw bridge on U.S. 70 over Gallants... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Democratic Party requests McCrory records following WBTV investigationwithout him and 28 flights that included McCrory. Records show McCrory flies o
Democratic Party requests McCrory records following WBTV investigation
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 23 days ago
without him and 28 flights that included McCrory. Records show McCrory flies on one of two state airplanes owned by the North Carolina Department of Transportation. Typically, records show, McCrory flies on a King Air-200 twin-engine turbo prop... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Plan to end I-77 tolls speeds through House committeesNeither committee took a position on the bill by referring the measure without
Plan to end I-77 tolls speeds through House committees
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
Neither committee took a position on the bill by referring the measure without prejudice. The bill would direct the North Carolina Department of Transportation to cancel the contract to build toll lanes on I-77 near Charlotte. Work is... Read more
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The Star
Informal meeting will address realignment of N.C. 150 and U.S. 74 Businessaddress realignment of N.C. 150 and U.S. 74 Business Posted Jun. 1, 2016 at 5:
Informal meeting will address realignment of N.C. 150 and U.S. 74 Business
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
address realignment of N.C. 150 and U.S. 74 Business Posted Jun. 1, 2016 at 5:07 PM Posted Jun. 1, 2016 at 5:07 PM The North Carolina Department of Transportation will hold an informal public meeting regarding the proposed realignment of... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Warrants: Driver who hit DOT workers on Raleigh interstate drank 4-5 beersA Morrisville woman charged in a traffic incident that injured two North Caroli
Warrants: Driver who hit DOT workers on Raleigh interstate drank 4-5 beers
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 24 days ago
A Morrisville woman charged in a traffic incident that injured two North Carolina Department of Transportation workers drank four to five beers before the accident and also had taken sedatives, according to a search warrant. Angela Roland Bathea,... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
I-77 covered with pieces of glass after wrecktruck driver said a tow truck clipped him after he entered I-77 northbound near
I-77 covered with pieces of glass after wreck
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 25 days ago
truck driver said a tow truck clipped him after he entered I-77 northbound near Remount Road exit 8. Only one lane is open approaching uptown Charlotte. North Carolina Department of Transportation officials estimate the scene will clear by... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Interstate 77 covered with shards of glass after wrecktruck was carrying balcony window panels to the new Mint Museum apartments in u
Interstate 77 covered with shards of glass after wreck
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 25 days ago
truck was carrying balcony window panels to the new Mint Museum apartments in uptown. Officials said 32 crates fell. North Carolina Department of Transportation officials estimate the scene will clear by 8 a.m. In the past two months, there... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Possible bridge closures concern Pamlico County business ownersTwo vital bridges along Highway 55 between Oriental and Bayboro could be closin
Possible bridge closures concern Pamlico County business owners
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 25 days ago
Two vital bridges along Highway 55 between Oriental and Bayboro could be closing. The North Carolina Department of Transportation could close the two bridges, one crossing South Prong Bay River and the other crossing Alligator Creek, in 2024 and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
NCDOT cannot start of parts of I-77 toll lane without Duke Energy approvalArea 4, crews will need to widen lanes toward the median requiring some demolit
NCDOT cannot start of parts of I-77 toll lane without Duke Energy approval
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 26 days ago
Area 4, crews will need to widen lanes toward the median requiring some demolition and widening of the structures. North Carolina Department of Transportation has to receive approval from Duke Energy before this work can happen. Before... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
WNC offers endless outdoor treasuresroads offer exciting opportunities for the cyclist, including long routes with
WNC offers endless outdoor treasures
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 27 days ago
roads offer exciting opportunities for the cyclist, including long routes with stunning scenery and punishing climbs.

North Carolina Department of Transportation bike routes 2 and 8, the Mountains to Sea and Southern Highlands routes... Read more

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Roll Call
The Truth About Tollspatterns. Traffic diversion is a serious problem, crowding secondary roads near
The Truth About Tolls
Roll Call / Posted 27 days ago
patterns. Traffic diversion is a serious problem, crowding secondary roads near toll facilities. A 2013 study for the North Carolina Department of Transportation on the effects of tolls on Interstate 95 in the Tar Heel State predicted that... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Laney student proposing stoplight near school gets support from Wilmington MPOhas been gathering petition signatures. And this week she learned her proposed
Laney student proposing stoplight near school gets support from Wilmington MPO
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 30 days ago
has been gathering petition signatures. And this week she learned her proposed stoplight is making its way up to the North Carolina Department of Transportation. Ferrell said several of her friends have gotten in car accidents near Long... Read more

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