The N.C. Department of Transportation’s Newsroom serves as a clearinghouse for news and information about NCDOT and its operations. Check this page often for updates on recent activities.

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Latest News

If You’re Not Wearing Your Seatbelt This Thanksgiving, Expect to Pay a Fine
NCDOT Offers Tips for Drone Safety
This Week at N.C. Transportation: Thanksgiving Travel Tips
Thanksgiving Travel: Know Before You Go and Save Time, Money
NCDOT Celebrates 2015 Watch for Me N.C. Campaign

NC Ferry Division Investigation

News Releases
NCDOT’s Communications Office maintains an archive of news releases detailing the department’s activities and operations. You may also sign up to receive news releases via e-mail.
Get the latest monthly statewide, regional and local transportation news in your inbox or check out previous newsletters.
Visit About NCDOT for background information about the department, its operations and various transportation issues.
Construction Progress Report
NCDOT maintains a Construction Progress Report with the current status of major construction projects across North Carolina. Information about road closures and other activities affecting travel is available through NCDOT’s Traveler Information Management System (TIMS).
Story Ideas
Visit NCDOT’s story ideas page for background information and interview suggestions on a wide variety of timely topics.
Video Gallery
Vist the NCDOT Youtube channel to view the latest videos from the Communications Office.
Useful Links
Links to other transportation-related sites and information.
Maps and Publications
NCDOT produces a variety of maps and publications, including the annual State Transportation Map, available free of charge.
Contact Information
Can’t find the information you need? Read our Frequently Asked Questions or contact us for more information.