10/6/2015 8:58:49 PM NCDOT to Build Temporary Rock Road to Help Stranded New Hanover County Residents
Wilmington - To help residents who are trying to deal with heavily flooded and virtually impassable Edgewater Club Road in the Porters Neck area of northern New Hanover County, the N.C. Department of Transportation plans to build a...
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10/6/2015 4:37:53 PM Several Closures in Place Along N.C. 12 in Carteret, Dare, Hyde Counties
N.C. 12, a primary route for travelers along North Carolina’s Outer Banks, as well on Cedar Island, has seen several areas of flooding and standing water due to heavy rains, as well as sound-side flooding. Three areas of N.C. 12 are...
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10/6/2015 4:33:26 PM Permanent Damage to Worsham Mill Road Bridge Following Days of Downpour in Rockingham County Forces Road Closure
GREENSBORO — Four sets of bridge supports were washed out last weekend during heavy rainfall; making a portion of Worsham Mill Road in Rockingham County impassable. The road and bridge were being used while contractors were building a...
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10/6/2015 4:00:21 PM Portion of Deese Road Closing to Traffic for Monroe Expressway Bridge Construction
CHARLOTTE – A portion of Deese Road north of Monroe will be closed to through traffic on Monday, Oct. 12, as crews build a bridge to carry the road over the new Monroe Expressway.During the closure, traffic will be directed to a signed...
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10/6/2015 1:20:53 PM Hillcrest Circle Railroad Crossing in Thomasville to Remain Open
RALEIGH - The N.C. Department of Transportation has decided not to go through with a proposed rail crossing closure in Thomasville due to opposition from local residents. In April 2015, NCDOT engineers requested that the rail crossing at...
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10/6/2015 12:57:25 PM Flake-Free Snow Day: NCDOT Gets Set for Season
NEWLAND – On a foggy, 61-degree October morning in the mountains, crews with the N.C. Department of Transportation are preparing for snow. “When it does start snowing, we don’t want to be here in the yard with our equipment broken down,”...
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10/5/2015 1:25:46 PM State Roads Closed Due to Flooding; NCDOT Crews Respond
RALEIGH – The North Carolina Department of Transportation on Monday continued to monitor road conditions across the state, especially in coastal counties, after the weekend's heavy rain. Stretches of four primary roads – N.C. 210 at North...
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10/5/2015 12:59:50 PM New Requirements for Commercial Drivers Effective Oct. 3
Raleigh – New requirements, mandated by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, for licensing commercial drivers took effect Oct. 3. The changes affect commercial drivers taking skills tests for licensure and those seeking...
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10/4/2015 3:35:34 PM Road Closures in South Carolina Could Impact North Carolina Motorists
CHARLOTTE –  North Carolina motorists traveling through South Carolina should be mindful that their trips could be impacted by road closures and detours due to this weekend's heavy rainfall and historic flooding.  A stretch of I-95 is...
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10/2/2015 8:20:11 PM N.C. 12 Closed on Ocracoke
RALEIGH — N.C. 12 on Ocracoke Island In Hyde County has closed this evening due to sound-side flooding. The road is currently closed in both directions from the Pony Pen to the Hatteras Ferry terminal with reports of about two feet of...
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