NC panel recommends boosting transportation spending by 40%

By Gary D. Robertson, Associated Press A blue-ribbon panel has called on North Carolina to boost transportation spending by 40% through the next decade to improve its “mediocre” infrastructure of highways, railroads and transit as the state grows and current revenue sources dwindle. The North Carolina First Commission, formed nearly two years ago by Gov. … Continue reading NC panel recommends boosting transportation spending by 40%