The N.C. Department of Transportation has helped to relieve some concerns over its Interstate 26 widening project by pledging to keep two lanes in each direction open during daytime hours. . .
Division 14 Engineer Brian Burch summed up what we all need to do in two simple words: pay attention. That means no texting or looking down at your phone, and not allowing yourself to be distracted by what’s going on outside the narrowed lanes of construction zones. . .
Slowing down, paying attention and avoiding distractions are habits we should all establish now, because those work zones are going to be there for a long time — the job won’t be done until 2024. . .