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Forum Slated Today on I-40 Widening

Posted April 18, 1999 7:00 a.m. EDT

— The North Carolina Department of Transportation (DOT)is giving the public a chance to speak out about a proposed widening project.

DOT wants to widen I-40 from I-85 in Orange County to Highway 147 in Durham County. They propose making it six lanes.

DOT officials will listen to comments today at a public forum.

It's being held in the Lowe's Grove Middle School Cafeteria on South Alston Street in Durham.

From 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. the public can get more information about the project and ask questions.