Spotlight Report

Distributing Transportation Funds: N.C. needs a better project selection system to make better use of scarce resources

posted on in City & County Government, Spending & Taxes, Transportation
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North Carolina has the largest state-owned road system, but only the 9th largest road budget.
Since 2002, North Carolina’s interstates are smoother, roads are safer, and traffic congestion is improved.

Spotlight 385 Distributing Transportation Funds

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