Tag: NCDOT

This week at NCDOT: Construction halted, Holiday Booze It & Lose It, and new NCDMV HQ

Raleigh, NC – The following are highlights from this week at the N.C. Department of Transportation. NCDOT halts construction for the Christmas holiday season NCDOT is suspending most construction activity along its major highways to keep lanes open for those traveling…

NCDOT awarded first-ever waiver for drone bridge inspections

Raleigh, NC – Drones are the N.C. Department of Transportation’s newest tool in maintaining the safety of the state’s bridges and other infrastructure. The Federal Aviation Administration on Friday approved a waiver that allows NCDOT to operate Unmanned Aircraft Systems…

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…