2/21/2017 3:11:11 PM Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry On Amended Schedule Feb. 23-24
(Southport) – Due to annual maintenance on ferry ramps, the Southport-Fort Fisher ferry route will be running an amended schedule on Thursday, Feb. 23 and Friday, Feb. 24. The schedule will be as follows: Thursday, Feb. 23: From...
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2/21/2017 11:29:58 AM Opinions Wanted on Sylva Improvements
ASHEVILLE — State Transportation officials will host a public meeting Thursday, Feb. 23, on upgrading N.C. 107 through Sylva. The proposed project would improve East Main Street between N.C. 116 and U.S. 23 Business by constructing a...
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2/20/2017 12:15:15 PM Permanent Repair Work on Herman Lane Road in Wilson County Starts This Week
RALEIGH – A permanent repair of a section of Herman Lane Road in Stantonsburg that was damaged by Hurricane Matthew last year gets under way this week. A section of the roadway near 605 Herman Lane Road will be closed, starting Wednesday,...
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2/17/2017 4:32:59 PM 2017 NC Aviation Art Contest Winners Announced
RALEIGH – Nine students from communities throughout North Carolina are being recognized for their original artwork submitted to the 2017 Aviation Art Contest. More than a thousand students participated in this year’s competition, sponsored...
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2/17/2017 3:03:14 PM Ready for Replacement: Three Bridges in One Contract
ELKIN —  A series of road closures starting on Monday, Feb. 20, signals the start of the replacement of three bridges in northwestern North Carolina. All three bridges are part of a $10.3 million contract for 12 new bridges with...
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2/17/2017 2:28:11 PM Nine New License Examiners Headed to Statewide DMV Offices
RALEIGH – The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles will add nine new driver license examiner graduates to eight driver license offices across the state next week. Following graduation from DMV’s Basic Examiner Training School on Friday, Feb....
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2/17/2017 12:13:29 PM Moving Lane Closures on U.S. 29 South For Repainting This Weekend
GREENSBORO – N.C. Department of Transportation crews will begin repainting the pavement markings along U.S. 29 South between McConnell Road and East Florida Street just north of I-40. The work will require alternating moving lane...
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2/17/2017 9:49:44 AM Ramp from I-40 West to Lake Wheeler Road to Close Most of Next Week
RALEIGH – Another ramp closure for the Fortify I-40 rebuild project is set for next week, when crews will shut down the ramp from I-40 West to Lake Wheeler Road (Exit 297). The closure is needed so the ramp can be rebuilt. Weather...
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2/17/2017 8:32:23 AM This Week at NCDOT: Transportation Careers and Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety
RALEIGH — The following are highlights from this week at the N.C. Department of Transportation. The stories below are also featured in the department's weekly newscast, NCDOT Now. NCDOT Invites Students to Learn About Transportation...
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2/16/2017 3:02:18 PM Southwestern Widening Approved to Begin
ASHEVILLE  — Jackson County residents and visitors will soon have an easier time travelling between Cullowhee and the Tuckasagee community, thanks to significant road improvements on N.C. 107. A $34.8 million contract has been awarded...
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