RALEIGH – Thanks to three new contracts awarded by the N.C. Department of Transportation, totaling more than $9.6 million, nearly 78 miles of area roadway will be resurfaced.
Carolina Sunrock of Raleigh was the low bidder and has been awarded all three contracts.
- Under a $3.9 million contract, crews will mill and resurface pavement and improve shoulders along 26.9 miles of state-maintained roads throughout Vance County.
- Under a $2.98 million contract, crews will mill and resurface pavement and improve shoulders along 27 miles of state-maintained roads throughout Person County.
- Under a $2.77 million contract, crews will mill and resurface pavement and improve shoulders along 23.6 miles of state-maintained roads throughout Vance and Warren counties.
Work can begin as soon as the end of April and must be complete by Nov. 1, 2022.
These three new contracts are in addition to: five contracts awarded in October to resurface nearly 120 miles of roadway in Durham, Franklin, Vance, Wake and Warren Counties; three contracts awarded in November to resurface 61 miles of roadway in Person and Wake counties; a contract awarded in December to resurface 21 miles of Wake County roads; four contracts awarded in January to resurface 70 miles of roads in Granville, Franklin, Person, Vance and Warren Counties; and one contract awarded in February to resurface 12 miles of Granville County roads.