Tag Archives: NCDOT

Wayne County Road Requires Temporary Closure

Wayne County Road Requires Temporary Closure

Almost 2.5 miles of a Wayne County road will soon see drainage improvements.

State highway maintenance crews will replace several aging drainage pipes underneath Church of God Road between N.C. 111 and Antioch Road northeast of Goldsboro, as this blue line on a Google map depicts. read more »

NCDOT Holding Annual Litter Sweep

NCDOT Holding Annual Litter Sweep

Every April and September the North Carolina Department of Transportation asks volunteers across the state to help the state remove litter from roadsides.read more »

Overnight I-40 Closures Continue for Bridge Work

Overnight I-40 Closures Continue for Bridge Work

RALEIGH – Work on the Complete 540 project is scheduled to continue with overnight closures planned along Interstate 40 this week and into early next week.
Weather permitting, I-40 East is set to close at U.S. 70 East (Exit 309) from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Aug. 16 through Aug. 21, so crews can safely remove old bridge girders and columns over the interstate. I-40 East traffic will be detoured along U.S. 70 East and N.C. 42 West to return to the interstate.read more »

NCDOT Employees Compete in Equipment Operator Training Conference

NCDOT Employees Compete in Equipment Operator Training Conference

Almost 100 state highway workers in Division 4 honed their skills operating heavy equipment in a friendly competition this week in Wilson. They participated in the Equipment Operator Training Conference at the Wilson County maintenance yard for the N.C. Department of Transportation. The employees work in Division 4, which is based in Wilson and also…read more »

NCDOT Urges Safety Around Railroad Tracks

NCDOT Urges Safety Around Railroad Tracks

State transportation officials are reminding people to stay off railroad property because it is illegal and dangerous. “Railroad property and tracks are for trains and are not for walking, jogging or any form of trespassing,” said Jason Orthner, director for the N.C. Department of Transportation’s Rail Division. “This time of year, students are also taking…read more »

Events