NCDOT Now: New Emergency Ferry Ramps, U.S. 64 Widening, Triangle Expressway Wins Award Tuesday, September 03, 2013

This week's edition of “NCDOT Now,” the department's weekly video news update, is now online. Just click below to watch it.

This week on “NCDOT Now”: 
  • New ramps are now in place at both terminals on the emergency ferry route along the Outer Banks. Find out why they are a major improvement over the old ramps and how they will help move traffic more efficiently in the aftermath of a hurricane.
  • The Ferry Division is now on the most popular social media site on the web. We’ll explain how you can use this free tool to get instant updates about schedule changes on your computer or mobile device.
  • NCDOT is working on a project to make your trip to the Outer Banks easier. See how we propose to widen a key connector to the popular coastal destination while protecting local wildlife.
  • A national transportation group has honored the department for its innovative work on a first-of-its-kind project in the state. We’ll show you which one earned the prestigious award.
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