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NCDOT MAKES IMPROVEMENTS TO PITT COUNTY RAIL CROSSINGS

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Thursday December 11, 2014

RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Transportation’s Rail Division has made crossing safety improvements at two intersections in Pitt County.   NCDOT installed crossing signals and gates where Boyd Street and Liberty Street intersect the CSX railroad tracks in Winterville. These projects, totaling...

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NCDOT MAKES IMPROVEMENTS TO MCDOWELL COUNTY RAIL CROSSING

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Thursday December 11, 2014

RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Transportation’s Rail Division has made crossing safety improvements at two intersections near Marion.   NCDOT installed crossing signals and gates where Moody Town Road and Goode Road intersect the CSX tracks. These projects, totaling $363,660, were paid for with...

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NCDOT MAKES IMPROVEMENTS TO MOORE COUNTY RAIL CROSSING

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Thursday December 11, 2014

RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Transportation’s Rail Division has made crossing safety improvements at an intersection in Moore County.   NCDOT installed crossing signals and gates at the intersection of Cedar Creek Road and the Aberdeen Carolina & Western Railway tracks near Biscoe. This...

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NCDOT MAKES IMPROVEMENTS TO ONSLOW COUNTY RAIL CROSSING

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Thursday December 11, 2014

RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Transportation’s Rail Division has made crossing safety improvements at an intersection in Onslow County.   NCDOT installed crossing signals and gates at the intersection of Piney Green Road and the Camp LeJeune Railroad tracks in Jacksonville. This $325,000...

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NCDOT SCHEDULES CLOSURE AT SHAMROCK ROAD IN CABARRUS COUNTY

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Monday November 3, 2014

Closure is part of Pharr Mill rail grade separation project   CHARLOTTE –As work progresses on the Pharr Mill Road grade separation project in Harrisburg, the N.C. Department of Transportation will permanently close Shamrock Road at N.C. 49 Friday, Nov. 7, weather permitting. This project is part...

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SANTA TRAIN PHOTOS NOW AVAILABLE

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Thursday October 30, 2014

Photos from the Dec. 6 Santa Trains from Raleigh and Charlotte are now available for download!

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NCDOT, GASTON COUNTY SEEK NEW OPERATOR FOR PIEDMONT & NORTHERN RAILWAY

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Tuesday October 21, 2014

RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Transportation is now seeking bid proposals from qualified short-line operators to operate the 13-mile Piedmont & Northern Railway from Gastonia to Mount Holly in Gaston County following Patriot Rail’s announcement in June that it would be terminating its lease of...

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SECRETARY TATA PLEDGES COMMITMENT TO RAIL SAFETY, ENCOURAGES OTHERS TO JOIN

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Monday October 20, 2014

RALEIGH - N.C. Department of Transportation Secretary Tony Tata visited the BeRailSafe booth at the N.C. State Fair today to sign a pledge stating his commitment to rail safety. The pledge encourages people not to walk on or along railroad tracks, and if they must cross, to do so at a public...

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HOLIDAY TRAIN TRAVEL TIPS

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Monday October 20, 2014

Here are some useful train travel tips to help passengers navigate this busy time.

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HOP ON BOARD THE CAROLINA PANTHERS TRAIN

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Wednesday October 15, 2014

Did you know that North Carolina’s Amtrak provides a convenient way to watch the Carolina Panthers play, without the hassle of driving and parking?

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NCDOT WILL TEMPORARILY CLOSE N.C. 49 IN CABARRUS COUNTY TOMORROW NIGHT

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Tuesday October 7, 2014

Closure is part of rail grade separation project   CHARLOTTE –As work progresses on the Pharr Mill Road grade separation project in Harrisburg, the N.C. Department of Transportation will temporarily close N.C. 49 South at Pharr Mill Road/Blackwelder Road at 9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8, weather...

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NEW RAILROAD CROSSING PROJECT IN MOUNT AIRY COMPLETE

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Thursday September 25, 2014

RALEIGH –Just in time for the 25th Annual Mayberry Days Festival, work was completed last week on a new railroad crossing at the intersection of Andy Griffith Parkway (U.S. 52) and Rockford Street in Mount Airy. The old crossing was identified as a safety hazard and was slated for resurfacing...

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NCDOT TO TEMPORARILY CLOSE THE MCLEANSVILLE ROAD RAILROAD CROSSING FOR MAINTENANCE

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Thursday September 18, 2014

GREENSBORO — The N.C. Department of Transportation will temporarily close Mcleansville Road in Greensboro, beginning Tuesday, Sep. 23 at 9 a.m., and ending at 5 p.m. in McLeansville.North Carolina Rail Division contractors will be performing routine maintenance...

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TRAVEL MID-WEEK AND SAVE 10% EVERY TIME.

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Friday August 1, 2014

Taking the train in North Carolina during the week? You now automatically get 10% off the price of your ticket if you travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays.

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TRAVEL OFTEN? SAVE WITH OUR NC MULTIRIDE TICKET.

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Friday August 1, 2014

Do you frequently take the train back and forth to school, to visit family, or for work? Save on the cost of your trip with our NC Multiride ticket.

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