North Carolina Rail Transportation Sees Success Amid COVID Challenges

Video recaps freight and passenger rail achievements

While 2020 presented many unique challenges, the N.C. Department of Transportation’s Rail Division continued to provide critical services and improved North Carolina’s rail infrastructure.

Some notable achievements include ongoing work on an intermodal facility in Rocky Mount, progress on Charlotte Gateway Station and the Rail Division receiving $127 million in grant funding for safety, freight connectivity and passenger fleet improvements.