7055 Caindale Dr, Greensboro, NC 27409 (map)
Weather permitting, the N.C. Department of Transportation will host a media availability event on Tuesday July 8 regarding the latest developments at the U.S. 220/N.C. 68 Connector (Future I-73) project site at PTI in Guilford County. Comments will be made from 8 to 8:30 a.m. B-roll/photo availability will be from 8:30 to 9 a.m. Media outlets should arrive at the project trailer at 7:45 a.m. Safety vests will be required. Hard hats and protective footwear are strongly encouraged.
TheN.C. Department of TransportationDivision 7 Board Member Cheryl McQueary will be joined by, NCDOT Construction Engineer Patty Eason, NCDOT Resident Engineer Chris Kirkman, NCDOT District Engineer Darrell Ferguson,Daniel Lieberman Division Operations Manager at Flatiron Construction,representatives from PTIand the Greensboro Partnership for Economic Developmentwho will be available for questions. A new reference webpage for the project will also be unveiled.
In April, the N.C. Department of Transportation awarded a $176.5 million contract to the Design-Build Team of Flatiron Constructors, Inc./Blythe Development Company -A Joint Venture/RK&K, LLP. The Design-Build Team's final completion date is set for April 25, 2017.
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For more information regarding the U.S. 220/N.C. 68 Connector (Future I-73) NCDOT Project in Greensboro, contact Division 7 & 9 Communications Officer Miracle King at (336) 487-0157 firstname.lastname@example.org