Several miles of a major north-south artery in North Carolina will be at least partially closed for several weeks so a contractor can repair a bridge damaged by flooding during Hurricane Matthew last year.
The North Carolina Department of Transportation plans to widen the last four-lane section of the Raleigh Beltline to six lanes, and will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, to hear ideas about how to do it.
The NCDOT some preliminary plans for widening Interstate 440 between Wade Avenue in Raleigh and Walnut Street in Cary to six lanes in coming years. Joey Hopkins, the district engineer in charge of the project, talks about the challenges the undertaking presents.
Drivers should probably avoid Capital Boulevard near downtown Raleigh this weekend – and every weekend for a while. NCDOT is using detours and lane closures as workers begin to replace the Wade Avenue bridge over Capital Boulevard.
The RDU Airport Authority will hold a public open house from noon to 6 p.m., Monday, July 10, 2017, to answer questions about financing and funding sources for the aviation projects depicted in its 25-year master plan.