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Gov. Pat McCrory speaks at the press conference Wednesday, held at the Asheville Regional Airport, about his 25-year transportation plan. Alicia Funderburk/Carolina Public Press
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September 23, 2014, No comments

A year after Gov. Pat McCrory created data-driven rankings to “take politics out of road building,” the governor has proposed borrowing $1 billion for new highway construction, possibly for road projects that scored near the bottom of his new evaluation system.

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I-26, ‘Corridor K’ highlighted in McCrory’s 25-year transportation plan

September 18, 2014, 1 Comment

Gov. Pat McCrory said Wednesday that he hopes to overhaul North Carolina's transportation system and wants dollars to help fund the widening of Inters ...

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WNC Transportation: Yancey County

September 16, 2014, Comments Off

Your guide from Carolina Public Press to information on road and highway repairs, transportation planning organizations and public transportation in Y ...

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WNC Transportation: Swain County

September 9, 2014, Comments Off

Your guide from Carolina Public Press to information on road and highway repairs, transportation planning organizations and public transportation in S ...

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    WNC Transportation: Transylvania County
    September 9, 2014, Comments Off

    Your guide from Carolina Public Press to information on road and highway repairs, transportation planning organizations and public transportation in Transylvania County (including Brevard and Rosman).

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    WNC Transportation: Watauga County
    September 9, 2014, Comments Off

    Your guide from Carolina Public Press to information on road and highway repairs, transportation planning organizations and public transportation in Watauga County (including Boone and Blowing Rock).

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    ‘Peace Rally’ focuses on Asheville, not Ferguson
    September 2, 2014, Comments Off

    About 150 people attended the Peace Rally, held last Saturday at downtown Asheville's Triangle Park, expecting to take a stand against racism and stand in solidarity with Ferguson, Mo. They were, instead, greeted with a block party and fish ...

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    WNC Transportation: Rutherford County
    August 27, 2014, Comments Off

    Your guide from Carolina Public Press to information on road and highway repairs, transportation planning organizations and public transportation in Rutherford County (including Forest City, Lake Lure and Rutherfordton).