Learn more about the RTA business coalition and regional transportation priorities from selected media coverage below.

See a full list of news coverage here.

Media contact: Natalie Griffith – natalie@letsgetmoving.org, 919.664.7062

Accelerate 540

NCDOT Secretary: We want to accelerate I-540 project

Inside the state’s massive $2.2B ‘Complete 540’ project 


RDU Airport

Operation China: Details inside RDU’s push for another international flight 

Now that RDU-Paris flight is official, community leaders talk about how to pay for it


Interstate 87 Designation

Future interstate named I-87


New Technology and Automation

Time is right for electric buses in the Triangle

Officials: What we know about the self-driving vehicle testing program coming to the Triangle Expressway 

IBM, Cisco execs talk the future of mobility at RTA meeting in Cary


Triangle Connector to I-85 / East End Connector

Construction Begins on Durham’s East End Connector


I-40/Fortify Reconstruction

Improving Fortify Travel Times a Collaborative Effort 


I-40 Widening

6 lanes proposed for I-40 Stretch


Regional Transit

Wake transportation plan to triple bus service in 4 years

Wake Transit leaders visit northern Virginia for ideas, inspiration

Transit plan to face critique

Get Plan Rolling

DOT tests idea: buses to ride I-40 shoulder


Street Improvements

Officials: Traffic relief for NC 54 ‘can’t come fast enough’


Speed Limit Increases

60 mph legal on Wade extension

540 Outer Loop will get faster


Higher Speed Rail

How a $1.4B DOT plan in Virginia could boost high-speed rail in N.C.

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