Tag: NCDOT

Chatham County cities to get a tiny piece of the nearly $132.7 million in Powell Bill Funds

Raleigh, NC – The N.C. Department of Transportation has begun distributing nearly $132.7 million in State Street Aid to Municipalities, also known as Powell Bill funds, to 508 municipalities across the state.  The initial allocation, half of the overall total,…

Election campaign sign season underway in NC

Raleigh, NC – Drivers traveling on North Carolina roadways are likely seeing what has become an election year tradition – a lot of campaign signs.  A state law passed in 2011 allows campaign signs to be placed in the state…