Tag: NCDOT

NCDOT urges caution, patience to drivers as worst of winter storm hits NC

Raleigh, NC – As the worst of the winter storm hits North Carolina, state transportation officials are urging people to stay off the roads because travel could be dangerous. “Even after the storm passes, we ask North Carolinians to be…

Chatham County News Tweets: 11.15.21 – 11.21.21

Pittsboro, NC – Follow our affiliate Chatham County News Tweets here. Below is a collection of #ChathamNC tweets from last week: Chatham County News Tweets: 2021-11-08 – 2021-11-14 https://t.co/dQD40NTesR 08:00:06, 2021-11-15 The latest The Chatham County News Daily! https://t.co/7C3DvYs1XM Thanks to @MyNCHomes @iamcccc @EducationNC #nchsaa #realestate 09:50:37, 2021-11-15 The latest The Chatham…

November 22 is decision day for North Woods

By Mark Pavao Pittsboro, NC – The moment of truth has arrived for North Woods. On Nov 22, the Pittsboro Board of Commissioners (BOC) will meet to discuss and vote on whether or not to send a formal letter to NCDOT…

NCDOT pilots new commercial trucking alert system

Raleigh, NC – The N.C. Department of Transportation is taking a novel approach to reducing the risk of commercial truck crashes to help keep work zones and highways flowing smoothly. The department is partnering with Intelligent Imaging Systems, a Canada-based company…

55 miles of Chatham County roads set for makeover

Raleigh, NC – Nearly 70 miles of Central North Carolina roads will be resurfaced thanks to three contracts recently awarded by the N.C. Department of Transportation. The milling, resurfacing and shoulder grading projects are scheduled to be complete by the…

Volunteers needed for statewide Spring litter sweep

Raleigh, NC – The N.C. Department of Transportation needs volunteers to help clean up trash along roads during the Adopt-A-Highway Spring Litter Sweep from April 10-24.  Each April and September, NCDOT asks volunteers to help remove litter from roadsides. Volunteers…