Tag: 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…

NCDOT announces winners of 2021 Aviation Art Contest

Raleigh, NC – The N.C. Department of Transportation’s Division of Aviation announced today the winners of this year’s Aviation Art Contest, an annual competition among students across North Carolina. NCDOT received 764 entries in this year’s contest, despite the challenges brought on by…

Pittsboro traffic circle makeover begins January 11

Pittsboro, NC – An overhaul of the iconic traffic circle around the historic Chatham County courthouse in Pittsboro is set to begin on Monday, January 11. The N.C. Department of Transportation awarded a $2.48 million contract in October to have…