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Member Briefing: November 15, 2019

This week, 540 had a successful groundbreaking, which means that our highest priority is almost under construction! We were honored to be a part of the 540 groundbreaking ceremony. See below for a few additional updates in this weekly member briefing from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. RTA endorses Multimodal Gateway concept for […]

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Member Briefing: November 8, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. 540 groundbreaking is this WednesdayThe moment we have been working towards for more than a decade is finally here – the groundbreaking for the extension of 540 to I-40 in southern Wake County is this Wednesday, Nov. […]

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Member Briefing: November 1, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. I-40 widening and US 70 business in Garner — ramp changingTraffic from US 70 eastbound in Garner headed to I-40 west will have a temporary detour starting on Sunday, and then move to a permanent rerouting starting […]

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Member Briefing: October 25, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. Outstanding BRT event yesterday – RTA-funded BRT study announced Yesterday the RTA held a symposium of speakers on bus rapid transit to inform regional transit efforts, in concert with the Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce and […]

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Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Opportunity Series at Duke University this Thursday, Oct. 24

MEDIA ADVISORY October 23, 2019 Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Opportunity Series at Duke University this Thursday, Oct. 24 Business community-led event features local and national presentations on BRT options DURHAM, NC—The Regional Transportation Alliance business coalition, in concert with the Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce and The Chamber For a Greater Chapel Hill-Carrboro, will host […]

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Member Briefing: October 18, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. NCDOT improves I-40 ramps at NC 54 – Raleigh/CaryThis week marks the substantial completion of the first improvement for the section of I-40 between Raleigh and Cary since the completion of the strategic widening that RTA […]

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Member Briefing: October 11, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. Annual I-40 Partnership meeting is this ThursdayFor more than 10 years, the regional business community has partnered with NCDOT and other area transportation agencies and organizations to improve the operations of our region’s main street, Interstate […]

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Member Briefing: October 4, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. Election day is TuesdayWe discussed in a previous RTA blog that Cary is holding a bond referendum on improving transportation this fall, along with another on parks. The Cary Chamber has done an excellent job leading the campaign, and […]

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Member Briefing: September 27, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. Hyperloop is returning to North CarolinaLess than three months ago, the regional business community welcomed several members of the Virgin Hyperloop One team to the Research Triangle, as the focus of our annual RTA breakfast event. Next month, […]

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Member Briefing: September 20, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. Cary bond referendum — vote early, vote yesCary is holding a bond referendum on improving transportation (and another on parks) in the community — and all adult residents that are eligible to vote can weigh in. The […]

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