Opinions sought for interchange improvements
ASHEVILLE – The N.C. Department of Transportation invites citizens, business owners and interested parties to a public meeting on Monday, Oct. 30 regarding proposed improvements to the interchange at Sugar Hill Road and Interstate 40.
The improvements are intended to reduce congestion and improve traffic flow at the Exit 81 interchange in McDowell County. The proposed project includes replacing the bridge over I-40, improving ramps to and from the freeway, and providing three lanes with curb and gutter on Sugar Hill Road between the ramps. Project information and materials, including a preliminary design map, is available online at https://isothermalrpo.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/U-5818_Public_Meeting_Map.pdf.
For additional information, contact Project Manager Greg Purvis, PE, at (919) 851-8077 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or contact Cole Hood, PE, Division Project Development Engineer at 55 Orange Street, Asheville, NC 28801 or email@example.com, or (828) 251-6171.
NCDOT will provide auxiliary aids and services under the Americans with Disabilities Act for disabled persons who want to participate in these meetings. Anyone requiring special services should contact Diane Wilson, at 1598 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1598, or (919) 707-6069 or firstname.lastname@example.org as early as possible so that arrangements can be made.
Persons who speak Spanish, and have a limited ability to read, speak or understand English, may receive interpretive services upon request prior to the meeting by calling 1-800-481-6494.