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CHARLOTTE MEDIA ADVISORY


NEW REPORT EVALUATES CHARLOTTE AND NORTH CAROLINA ROAD AND
BRIDGE CONDITIONS, TRAFFIC SAFETY, TRAFFIC CONGESTION, TRAVEL
TRENDS, TRANSPORTATION FUNDING, AND STATUS OF NEEDED
TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENTS

Local speakers join national research group in review of
┬áNorth Carolina’s surface transportation infrastructure needs

WHEN:

2:30 p.m. EDT, Thursday, May 11

WHERE:

 

 

Charlotte Chamber of Commerce

330 S. Tyron Street

Charlotte, North Carolina

WHAT:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A new report to be released by TRIP examines Charlotte and North Carolina road and bridge conditions, travel trends, traffic congestion, highway safety, transportation funding, and the status of needed transportation improvements. Local speakers will join TRIP, a Washington-DC based transportation research organization, on Thursday to highlight the report’s findings and discuss possible solutions.

 

The report, Keeping North Carolina Mobile: Progress and Challenges in Providing an Efficient, Safe and Well-maintained Transportation System, examines the impact of recent transportation funding legislation and documents the current and future funding shortfall faced by NCDOT.

WHO:

 

 

Bob Morgan, President & CEO, Charlotte Chamber

 

Carolyn Bonifas Kelly, Associate Director of Research & Communication, TRIP

CONTACT:

 

 

Carolyn Bonifas Kelly - TRIP

Rocky Moretti - TRIP

703.801.9212 (cell)

202.262.0714 (cell)