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Bonner Bridge repairs continue

Hatteras Island, N.C. (WTKR) – Repairs are continuing to the Bonner Bridge over the Oregon Inlet.

NCDOT has been doing several repair projects to the aging structure that provides the only highway access to and from the Outer Banks. 91 more words


NCDOT Ferry Division urging people to go early, avoid crowds

HATTERAS, N.C. (AP) — With ferries now operating on a summer schedule, the N.C. Department of Transportation is urging people thinking about day trips between Hatteras and Ocracoke to start early to avoid trying to board at peak times. 93 more words

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Repeal of law aiding NC DOT with land values gets House OK

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Legislation repealing the method the N.C. Department of Transportation uses to keep land values in check while planning for large road projects has cleared the state House. 119 more words

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Trains on track for Hillsborough in 2018

By: Max Norwood

Over half a century ago, Hillsborough residents looking to travel to nearby locations could catch a train at the local train station. The Town of Hillsborough is looking to make that possible again. 344 more words


NCDOT to buy nearly 200 properties in Alamance County under eminent domain

ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. — A relocation and widening of NC 119 through Alamance County was discussed as early as 1990. Now, it’s moving forward.

In coming weeks and months, the NCDOT plans to purchase 170 properties from 140 owners in and around Mebane to clear a path for the new route. 224 more words


JoCo Board of Commissioners Road Maintenance Discussion

Note: This post was updated to include additional clarification. 
About two weeks ago, Chris was kind enough to brave the ice to attend a Johnston County Board of Commissioners meeting at which they spoke briefly about road maintenance. 474 more words


Rail deaths spike in Alamance County

By Tommy Hamzik

Elon University senior Patrick Wheeler recalls a night when he and a friend were walking near the railroad tracks on W. Trollinger Avenue. 1,052 more words

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