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I-77 Toll Road

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Charlotte is about to get its first toll road. It appears the deal is done despite ongoing opposition. A private company will build toll lanes on I-77 and have the rights to operate them for 50 years. This costly project will include the replacement of several bridges to accommodate the lanes. We talk to North Carolina Department of Transportation officials about the toll lanes. 

Guests
Ned Curran
- Chairman, North Carolina Board of Transportation
Rodger Rochelle - Technical Services Administrator, NC Department of Transportation
Louis Mitchell - Division Engineer, NCDOT Division 10

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