The long job of widening the last four-lane stretch of Interstate 440, or the Raleigh Beltline, begins in early 2019 after the N.C. Department of Transportation awarded a contract The Lane Construction Corp. of Connecticut this week.
Ten Ten Road will be widened to four to six lanes from the Apex Peakway to Kildaire Farm Road, but NCDOT has decided not to turn the heavily traveled street in southern Wake County into a "superstreet."
A leading lobby group for British businesses says a majority of firms are ready to put in place contingency plans, including job cuts and relocating activities overseas, by Christmas if there is no greater clarity over Brexit.
Thanks to nearly 300 charges of explosives, Buck Steam Station was decommissioned Oct. 19 when the final four units of the coal-fired generating station in Salisbury, N.C., were imploded. The plant began operations in 1926.