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Recent storms close multiple Sampson County roads

Several state roads and a highway remain closed in Sampson County after severe storms came through the area this past weekend.

New Hanover County bridges complete, highway fully reopens

The NC Department of Transportation has completed construction on two bridges at the New Hanover-Pender county line, which was the state’s most damaged area during Hurricane Florence.

North Carolina-operated passenger train service suspended

North Carolina transportation officials have suspended the state-sponsored train service between Raleigh and Charlotte because of the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on revenues.
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Think things are bad for airlines? It’s about to get worse

The biggest and most profitable U.S. airline just posted its first quarterly loss in more than five years. Now things are going to get really bad.

COVID-19 forces NCDOT to delay most projects

As North Carolina residents have stayed home to stop the spread of COVID-19, traffic volumes have plummeted, causing at least a $300 million budget shortfall for the N.C. Department of Transportation.
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WAVE Transit gets $6.8M in funding from CARES Act

The Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority has been awarded nearly $7 million from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act of 2020.

ILM to receive nearly $20 million in federal funds in response to COVID-19

Wilmington International Airport will get $19.8 million dollars to help replace revenue lost due to the coronavirus pandemic.

NCDOT budget to take huge hit due to COVID-19

The North Carolina Department of Transportation is facing a rough road ahead because of the coronavirus. NCDOT spokeswoman Lauren Haviland said the impact of COVID-19 on the NCDOT has been profound due to the severe reduction in gas tax revenue.

New Wave transfer station to open in downtown Wilmington

The new WAVE transit station is officially opening in downtown Wilmington.

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