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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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Member Briefing: September 13, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. RTA launches RDU airport infrastructure development (AID) task force Identifying sustainable funding for RDU has been at the forefront of our priorities — currently it is priority “1-A” for the organization — and given the growth […]

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Member Briefing: September 6, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. RTA endorses Cary Transportation Bond At last month’s RTA planning retreat, we heard from Jerry Jensen with the Town of Cary who showed a video that summarizes the proposed transportation bond (and also a separate parks […]

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Member Briefing: August 30, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. Raleigh-Cary BRT corridor meeting this Thursday There are five proposed bus rapid transit lines that will open by 2027 in our market. The longest of those is the Raleigh-Cary BRT line that will follow along Western […]

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Member Briefing: August 23, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. 540 approved — entire region, the environment, and our transit future emerge victorious Yesterday was a watershed moment for regional mobility. The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) and a number of environmental organizations, represented by the Southern […]

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Member Briefing: August 16, 2019

Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation. RTA to launch RDU airport infrastructure development task forceAt today’s RTA annual retreat, RDU CEO Michael Landguth gave an update on the current state of the airport — both needed projects and the available funding picture. To support […]

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