An NC Department of Transportation map shows the route that a new Orange Grove Road extension (in yellow) could take past a new Amtrak station and the Collins Ridge development before connecting with U.S. 70A between Sports Endeavor and Wilmore Electronics Co. The pink area is Norfolk Southern’s railway corridor.
An NC Department of Transportation map shows the route that a new Orange Grove Road extension (in yellow) could take past a new Amtrak station and the Collins Ridge development before connecting with U.S. 70A between Sports Endeavor and Wilmore Electronics Co. The pink area is Norfolk Southern’s railway corridor. NC Department of Transportation Contributed
An NC Department of Transportation map shows the route that a new Orange Grove Road extension (in yellow) could take past a new Amtrak station and the Collins Ridge development before connecting with U.S. 70A between Sports Endeavor and Wilmore Electronics Co. The pink area is Norfolk Southern’s railway corridor. NC Department of Transportation Contributed

Tammy Grubb has written about Orange County’s politics, people and government since 2010. She is a UNC-Chapel Hill alumna and has lived and worked in the Triangle for over 25 years.