The intersection of Glenwood Avenue and St. Mary’s Street was reopened Friday morning after repairs were made to a utility pole that was knocked down in an earlier, single-vehicle wreck, Raleigh police report.
Amazon says it wants to establish a second headquarters and has listed access to mass transit as one of its criteria. Transit in the Triangle is now limited to buses, but that could change in the coming decade with the Durham-Orange light rail system and the new bus rapid transit and commuter rail trains envisioned in the Wake Transit Plan.
N.C. Highway 12 was temporarily closed north of the Pea Island Visitors Center by flooding caused by Hurricane Jose, the North Carolina Department of Transportation says. A coastal flood warning was issued in Dare County through Tuesday night.
The sole bid to build new turn lanes, sidewalks and other improvements at Cary Parkway and High House Road was too high, so the town will try again, delaying the start of construction until next spring.
The Lake Dam Road bridge over Walnut Creek, at the east end of Lake Johnson in Raleigh, has been closed since March 10, 2014. City officials expect the new bridge to be open sometime in the summer of 2018.
NC 98, a 27-mile route from Durham to Franklin County that has seen a number of accidents involving cyclists and pedestrians, is in the early stages of an effort to improve it. The NC 98 Corridor Study by the Durham and Wake transportation planning groups and the state Department of Transportation will result in recommendations for improving traffic flow and safety.