4/7/2017 8:10:17 AM April 2017 Rail Report is Now Available
Click here to see the full newsletter and stories including: NCDOT Staff Participates in Conferences About the Role of Freight and Logistics in Eastern North Carolina  Western N.C. Rail Meeting Rail Staffing...
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3/31/2017 8:34:03 AM Track Improvements to Cause April-May Service Modifications
RALEIGH – Passengers aboard NC By Train’s Piedmont and Carolinian trains will benefit from safe and well-maintained railroads once Norfolk Southern’s routine maintenance and improvements are completed in late May. However, travelers should...
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3/22/2017 12:04:36 PM Public Meetings Next Week for Proposed Improvements to Railroad Crossings in Wake Forest and Raleigh
RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Transportation will hold public meetings next week regarding two proposed projects that will eliminate CSX rail line road-level crossings at seven locations in Wake Forest and Raleigh. The purpose of...
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12/29/2016 10:25:01 AM NCDOT Rail Division Reflects on Successful Year
RALEIGH – From strengthening freight movement and supporting economic growth throughout the state to taking thousands of football fans to Carolina Panthers games on the Piedmont trains, it has been a busy year for the N.C. Department of...
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12/15/2016 11:59:17 AM Save the Memories: 2016 Santa Train Photos are Available
Families and children of all ages joined Santa and Mrs. Claus on the annual Santa Train on Saturday, Dec. 3.  Click here for a gallery of photos from the Raleigh Santa Train, or click here if you joined us in Charlotte.
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12/12/2016 12:49:31 AM NCDOT Celebrates Groundbreaking of Railroad Improvement Project
COFIELD, N.C. – The N.C. Department of Transportation hosted a groundbreaking ceremony Monday, celebrating a significant investment in railway and railroad crossing improvements. “This project is a great example of what North Carolina...
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11/4/2016 12:56:48 PM Rail Improvement Program Receives $10 Million Funding Boost
RALEIGH – The Rail Division of the N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded an additional $10 million for the Freight Rail and Rail Crossing Safety Improvement program for fiscal year 2017. State officials accelerated the project...
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11/2/2016 9:35:42 AM NC By Train Launches Transit App Pilot Program
RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Transportation Rail Division is pleased to announce the launch of a three-month pilot program that offers commuters an additional option to help get them home from the train station without using their...
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10/24/2016 12:09:48 PM Section of Back Creek Church Road Closing Next Month
Closure scheduled through mid-December CHARLOTTE – The Department of Transportation will be closing Back Creek Church Road at N.C. 49 in Charlotte beginning Wednesday, Nov. 9 to reconstruct the existing railroad crossing. The project...
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9/28/2016 10:03:22 AM Tickets for N.C. State Fair Train Stops on Sale Now
RALEIGH — This year, N.C. By Train and Amtrak are making it easier than ever for families to get to the N.C. State Fair through a special stop right in front of the fairgrounds in Raleigh from Friday, Oct.14 through Sunday, Oct....
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