U.S. 70 economic study to be released Thursday
Posted June 19, 2014
Morehead City, N.C. — A major economic study on the impact of improving U.S. Highway 70 between Raleigh and Morehead City is expected to be released Thursday at a meeting of the U.S. 70 Corridor Commission.
The report analyzes the potential for job creation and economic development by making U.S. 70 a limited access, Interstate-like highway. It also discusses the impact of not making improvements.
Thursday's meeting is scheduled for 2 p.m.