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Apr 9, 2019 Durham and Orange County Boards of Commissioners cast final votes to discontinue light rail Research Triangle Park, NC (April 9, 2019) – Following the votes of the GoTriangle Board of Trustees on March 27 and the Orange County Board of Commissioners on April 2, the Durham County Board of Commissioners voted...
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Mar 27, 2019 GoTriangle board recommends light-rail project be discontinued Research Triangle Park, NC (March 27, 2019) – The GoTriangle Board of Trustees voted unanimously today to recommend that the cost-sharing partners in Durham and Orange counties and the Durham - Chapel Hill - Carrboro...
Feb 27, 2019 Statement regarding Orange and Durham counties' light-rail project Research Triangle Park, NC (Feb. 27, 2019) – Early Wednesday GoTriangle received a letter from Duke University stating that it will not sign a cooperative agreement needed for the light-rail project. For more than a...
Dec 14, 2018 GoTriangle submits light rail proposal to Federal Transit Administration that includes a tunnel through downtown Durham Research Triangle Park, NC (Dec. 14, 2018) – GoTriangle submitted a new proposal for Durham and Orange counties’ light rail project through downtown Durham to the Federal Transit Administration for their evaluation. This...
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Dec 7, 2018 How guiding growth around light-rail stations can generate $1.4 billion in new tax revenue, thousands of jobs With the light-rail line will come the transformative opportunity to convert parking lots, vacant stores and unused land in Orange and Durham counties into walkable communities that provide a mix of homes, jobs and...
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Nov 14, 2018 Affordable housing and light-rail transit ‘go hand in hand,’ Durham vote shows The Durham County commissioners have voted unanimously to use two county-owned lots on East Main Street near the planned Dillard Street light-rail stop in Durham as sites for development that includes both affordable and...