Nancy Johnson, left, and John Quick board the TTA's Chapel Hill Express in downtown Raleigh. Both live in Hillsborough and work in Raleigh and say they would like a rail system. Quick says it would shorten his commute.
Staff Photo by Ted Richardson
Normal rush-hour traffic on Interstate 40 near the Harrison Avenue exit. Revised plans may consider car-pool and bus lanes.
Staff Photo by Takaaki Iwabu
Dole and Burr wrote to the TTA board saying the rail project's low rating meant it was not likely to receive federal funding.