North Carolina: NCDoT funded upgrade projects completed

21 Dec

The North Carolina Department of Transportation’s (NCDoT) and US Department of Transportation co-funded projects to install lights and barriers at the Boyd and Liberty Streets level crossings of the CSX right-of-way in Winterville, Pitt Count, have been completed. Likewise, the level crossings at the intersection of Moody Town and Goode Roads and the CSX right-of-way near Marion, McDowell County.

NCDoT and the US Department of Transportation also installed lights and barriers at the intersection of Piney Green Road and the Camp LeJeune Railroad’s right of-way in Jacksonville, Onslow County.

These projects in North Carolina are a part of a state-wide NCDoT programme to improve safety by adding active protection at public level crossings. Automatic warning devices are now in place at more than 2,600 of the 3,800 public level crossings in North Carolina.

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