The Charlotte City Council voted unanimously Monday to request approval from the state transportation department to enhance the Interstate 77 underpass on West Trade Street with colorful lights. The underpass lighting is a first step in a plan to revitalize ...Read More »
Trade and Transportation
WASHINGTON — Twenty-four states, the District of Columbia and Amtrak are vying for $2.4 billion in federal aid that became available when Florida’s governor canceled a high-speed rail project in his state, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said today. The deadline ...Read More »
STATESVILLE — A project to widen lanes and build a multilevel interchange between Interstates 40 and 77 will disrupt traffic for months before ultimately relieving congestion in a heavily traveled area of Iredell County. The Statesville Record and Landmark reports ...Read More »
It was a cautionary victory for Charlotte’s cabbies. On Monday, the City Council decided to defer a vote on a proposal that would reduce the number drivers and taxicab companies that service Charlotte/Douglas International Airport from 12 to three. But ...
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RALEIGH — North Carolina’s new slice of money from the federal government to improve Piedmont passenger train service could be pushed back under legislation being considered by state lawmakers. The House Transportation Committee scheduled debate today on a measure that ...Read More »
Horizon Lines today said it has extended the expiration date of a consent solicitation for its 4.25 percent convertible senior notes due in 2012. The company announced the consent solicitation earlier this month after it announced that it planned to plead guilty and pay ...
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When Charlotte officials are marketing the city, Charlotte/Douglas International Airport is usually one of the top features touted as helping boost economic development and tourism in the region. While airports in bigger cities, such as Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and Los ...
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A federal agency said today it didn’t order police in North Carolina to seal a report about a teenager who died after stowing away in the wheel well of a jet flying from Charlotte to Boston. The revelation appears to ...Read More »