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$520M Raleigh-Charlotte Rail Line Improvements On Track For 2017 WUNC – Jul 15, 2016 The state is expanding track capacity on the rail line connecting Raleigh and Charlotte. It’s part of the Piedmont Improvement Project, which received $520 million dollars in federal funding.  Traffic congestion is a serious problem in the tenth most populous state and increasing the number of rail cars will offer a reliable option for North Carolina’s rapidly growing population, according to North Carolina Rail Division Director

2015 Fall Update

It’s been a busy and successful year for NC Go!, with changes to our organization, new transportation money, and new leadership on our board. New Funding Of greatest importance is our advocacy: thanks to the efforts of NC Go!, our advocates and partnering organizations more than $700 Million in new, recurring transportation funding was included in the 2015-16 budget. And, thanks to Senate Bill 20, the Motor Fuels Tax formula has been changed and will result in $450 Million in funding

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