3/6/2014 9:43:55 AM NCDOT Names NC Turnpike Authority Executive Director
Raleigh - As part of continued efforts to increase operational efficiency and better serve customers, NCDOT has named Clayton Somers as the new Executive Director of the North Carolina Turnpike Authority. Somers has a strong and...
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11/26/2013 5:03:05 PM Required Triangle Expressway Toll Rate Increase Begins January 1
RALEIGH – A slight increase in the toll rate for the Triangle Expressway will take effect Jan. 1, 2014, as required by bond covenant. The NC Turnpike Authority Board adopted a schedule of annual toll rate increases based on the bond...
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10/11/2013 12:12:36 PM Public Meetings on Tap Next Week for Complete 540 Project
Citizens encouraged to provide feedback RALEIGH — Three public meetings are scheduled next week regarding the proposed Complete 540 project, and the NC Department of Transportation is encouraging citizens to attend and provide feedback on...
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8/12/2013 12:44:14 PM Lane Closures Scheduled this Week on Triangle Expressway
RALEIGH —Beginning tonight through the morning of Thursday, Aug. 15, crews will perform routine upkeep of the tolling equipment on the Triangle Expressway. Temporary lane closures will take place to allow crews to clean and adjust...
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8/1/2013 10:48:30 PM Turnpike Authority Changing Bill by Mail Invoices for First Time Users
RALEIGH — The North Carolina Turnpike Authority will begin mailing out Bill by Mail invoices the first week in August  to first time users of the Triangle Expressway, which will have new billing cycles.  These invoices will now include...
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7/29/2013 4:06:33 PM North Carolina’s Quick Pass and Florida’s SunPass Now Function As One
RALEIGH –Drivers can now travel on toll roads in North Carolina and Florida using a single prepaid electronic transponder. North Carolina’s NC Quick Pass and Florida’s SunPass will function as one, providing seamless travel for motorists...
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5/20/2013 1:47:37 PM Lane Closures Scheduled through Next Week on Triangle Expressway
RALEIGH —During the remainder of this week, weather permitting, crews will close one lane of the Triangle Expressway on N.C. 147 as crews perform routine inspections of tolling equipment on the bridges over Burdens Creek and Davis...
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5/17/2013 4:44:48 PM Lane Closures Tonight, Next Week on Triangle Expressway
RALEIGH — Beginning Monday, May 20 at 8 a.m., N.C. Department of Transportation crews will close lanes on N.C. 147 North between Hopson Road and I-40 until 4 p.m., weather permitting.   On Tuesday, May 21, crews will close lanes on N.C....
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4/30/2013 8:17:17 AM NCDOT Releases Updated Schedule for Monroe Bypass
RALEIGH —The N.C. Department of Transportation today released an updated schedule for the environmental study of the Monroe Bypass project in Mecklenburg and Union counties, and is making strides in advancing the project. The...
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3/19/2013 3:26:35 PM Lane Closures this Week on Triangle Expressway for Maintenance
RALEIGH — Overnight lane closures will take place this week on the Triangle Expressway to allow crews to clean and adjust cameras and inspect tolling equipment to ensure it is functioning properly. This work is part of routine upkeep of...
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