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This Week at NCDOT: Stay Safe While Traveling Back to School

NCDOT reminds drivers and students to be safe when traveling to and from school
RALEIGH - The following are highlights from the past week at the N.C. Department of Transportation. Several of the below stories are also featured in our weekly newscast, NCDOT Now, which can be viewed by clicking here. Governor McCrory Stresses Staying Safe When Traveling Back to SchoolMore than 1.5 million students across the state are heading back to the classroom, and North Carolina officials want to make sure those students arrive safely and ready to learn.With more cars, buses and pedestrians packing North Carolina roadways, Governor Pat McCrory, NCDOT and the North Carolina State Highway Patrol urge motorists to stay alert and exercise caution on the road, especially around schools, crosswalks, school buses and bus stops.N.C. to Move Forward with Construction of Bonner Bridge ReplacementGovernor Pat McCrory announced Tuesday that the final roadblocks were cleared last Friday, allowing NCDOT to proceed with construction of a new Herbert C. Bonner Bridge on N.C. 12 over the Oregon Inlet in Dare County.For more information on NCDOT Now, contact the NCDOT Communications Office at (919) 707-2660. Additional news stories from throughout the week can be found on NCDOT's online newsroom.

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2/15/2018 5:21 PM

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