FTA Small Starts Program accepts Chapel Hill’s BRT project.

November 21, 2016: The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) notified Chapel Hill Transit that the North-South Corridor Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project was formally accepted into the FTA’s Small Starts Project Development program.  Acceptance into Small Starts Program means that the BRT project can move forward into further engineering analysis and environmental impact review. See the … Read more

Chapel Hill approved Locally Preferred Alternative

News on the NSC Study: On April 27th, 2016, the Chapel Hill Town Council adopted the Locally Preferred Alternative and authorized Chapel Hill Transit staff to submit the LPA to the Durham-Chapel Hill-Carrboro Metropolitan Planning Organization (DCHC MPO) for inclusion into the Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) 2040. This important decision will allow us to continue … Read more

Public Comment sought on Corridor Alternatives

January 2016 — Chapel Hill Transit (CHT)  is seeking public feedback on six configurations, proposed station locations, and the  North-South Corridor project overall to help CHT make final recommendations to its partners including the towns of Chapel Hill and Carrboro, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and UNC Hospitals.  To that end, CHT held three public outreach sessions … Read more