RALEIGH-The N.C. Department of Transportation,the Village of Pinehurst, the Town of Southern Pines and Moore County are partnering to hold an informalpublic meetingDec. 10 about the Midland Road (N.C. 2) corridor study.
Midland Road is a four-lane highway between Clark Street in Southern Pines and the traffic circle in Pinehurst. It has two lanes in each direction separated by pine trees and other vegetation, and is considered a key link for the communities it connects, as well as for the numerous golf courses in the area.The reason for this study is to address transportation and safety concerns and evaluate alternatives for a three-mile corridor from Airport Road in Pinehurst to Clark Street in Southern Pines.
The meeting will take place from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Pinecrest High School Cafeteria at 250 Voit Gilmore Lane in Southern Pines. There will be a formal presentation at 5 p.m. and 6 p.m.
The purposes of the meeting are to present improvement alternatives to the public and allow citizens to provide feedback on the potential concepts. The study team will be available to provide information, answer questions and receive comments. Interested citizens may attend at any time during the meeting. Public comments will also be accepted through January 1, 2016.
Project information and an online survey are available athttp://www.midlandroadstudy.com.
For additional information, contact NCDOT Project Manager Chuck Dumas at 902 North Sandhills Boulevard, Aberdeen, NC 28315, (910) 944-2344 firstname.lastname@example.org.
NCDOT will provide auxiliary aids and services under the Americans with Disabilities Act for disabled persons who want to participate in this meeting. Anyone requiring special services should contact Anamika Laad email@example.com 919-707-6072 as early as possible so that arrangements can be made.
NCDOT will provide interpretive services upon request for persons who do not speak English, or have a limited ability to read, speak or understand English. Kindly request it prior to the meeting by calling 1-800-481-6494.