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
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
Chapel Hill Transit (CHT) has scheduled two additional public outreach sessions in February 2016 on its North-South Corridor Study. February 23rd, 2016 – 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM, Chapel Hill Town Hall (405 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.), First Floor Conference Room (A previous announcement incorrectly stated that the outreach session ended earlier. The correct … Read more
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
Have an opinion? Have a question? Have just a few minutes? Drop in at one of 3 Public Outreach Tables planned in January. Chapel Hill Transit wants to hear what you think of the proposed Bus Rapid Transit, alignment, station locations and more. Jan. 20, 11-1 PM at UNC Children’s Hospital Jan. 20, 4-6 PM at Lobby next … Read more
Town of Chapel Hill Council Members were briefed on Nov. 9, 2015 about the project study to date. Town of Carrboro Aldermen were briefing on Nov. 10, 2015 about the project study as well. Details are on the Study Documents page.
The UNC Transportation Forum convenes staff, faculty, and students to discus bicycle and pedestrian issues, transit, other modes, energy efficiency and more. On Nov. 5 and Nov. 12 2014, duplicate sessions of the Transportation Forum will be held from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. The Transportation Forum flyer provides more information. [PDF | 1 page | … Read more
THREE PUBLIC MEETINGS about the North-South Corridor: Oct. 21 at 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM: UNC Campus, Carolina Student Union, 3103 FPG Student Union, Chapel Hill Oct. 22 at 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM: Town of Chapel Hill Chambers, 405 MLK Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill. Oct. 23 at 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM: N.C. Children’s … Read more
A new document has been posted to this website. The Draft Purpose and Need Report of April 2014 is available for public review and comment. Go to the Study Documents page now.