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Will Amazon bypass the Triangle because of mass transit?

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.

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Will a free ride get you on the bus?

GoTriangle, GoRaleigh, GoDurham and GoCary are offering free rides on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. It’s one of several events and promotions the four bus systems are offering during Try Transit Week.

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Do you use NC 98? Come hear some ideas for making it better

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.

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Does Raleigh need a Hillsborough Street exit from the Beltline?

Widening the Beltline and reconfiguring the interchanges at Hillsborough Street and Wade Avenue could require taking more than 30 acres of land from Meredith College and the N.C. State University Club, which has prompted some to ask: Why not eliminate one of the interchanges, namely the one at Hillsborough Street?

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Downed utility pole snarls North Raleigh traffic Monday morning

Video: A vehicle clipped a utility pole on Wake Forest Rd. at the intersection of Navaho Dr. near the I-440 Beltline overnight, causing traffic congestion on the north side of the city Monday morning. It is slated to be repaired before the evening rush hour.
Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
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