State transportation officials say they are collaborating with climate scientists to improve design standards for bridge and roadway projects that better anticipate the effects of climate change.
Workers connected this week the two trestles being used to build the Rodanthe “jug handle” bridge.
The Currituck-Knotts Island ferry route will be out of service Wednesday while crews retrieve the M/V James B. Hunt, which has been undergoing routine maintenance.
State highway officials have scheduled a public update on the ongoing Rodanthe “jug handle” bridge project.
Since Jan. 1 of this year, the state Department of Transportation’s crews, contractors and volunteers have collected more than 9 million pounds of litter from roadsides.
The state legislature has approved more funding for the passenger ferry between Hatteras and Ocracoke to continue until Sept. 6
The Currituck-Knotts Island route will be closed Wednesday while crews replace the route’s vessel.
The N.C. Department of Transportation is set to hold a virtual public hearing Tuesday on a proposed amendment to Green Swamp Preserve to accommodate replacing a bridge on N.C. 211 In Brunswick County.
NCDOT seeks volunteers to help clean up state roadways during the annual fall litter sweep in September.
About $10.2 million in matching grant funds have been awarded to 12 short line railroads and the North Carolina Ports Authority as part of NCDOT’s Freight Rail and Rail Crossing Safety Improvement program.
The North Carolina Department of Transportation has made available at no charge its detailed 2021-22 statewide map.
A contractor has been selected to perform preservation work on the 50-year-old South Banks Channel Bridge in Wrightsville Beach.
Although details are yet to be finalized, the deal struck this week on a major federal infrastructure spending plan could mean billions for N.C. transportation, resilience and clean water projects.
NCDOT has awarded a contract to replace the two bridges that connect Harkers Island to mainland Carteret County.
The Wilmington area transportation planning group in a split vote decided not to support exploring a private-public partnership to replace the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge with a toll bridge.
Ferry service between Currituck and Knotts Island has been suspended through Friday.