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The week that was...June 18th-23rd

It's been a quiet week here at the blog, Brian's in Columbus covering the NHL Draft, Doug's in Rochester, NY for various functions; however, I'm here at home.

So here are just a few personal items and news snippets from this past week.

First...and you may have to read it a few times...but Brian UPDATED! Yes, Brian has added an I-85 Exit List and revised the I-540 History Page on Wake County Roads.

I've sat stuck on a South Carolina Update as I have been helping Mike Roberson with his latest NCRoads.com Annex update.

Now for the news:

There was a meeting in Mecklenburg County on the planned 2013 widening of I-485 in Pineville and Ballentyne. The widening will be to six lanes vs. the current four lane configuration. However, the DOT concedes that they are going to have to add additional lanes not long after that.

WVDOH finally awarded the bid on the King Coal Highway Extension in Bluefield. The project had been slightly delayed due to a comedy of errors in the bidding process.

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