March 21, 2012
UPDATE: Video of public hearing on
proposed ferry toll changes is now online

The N.C. Department of Transportation held a formal public hearing Monday, March 19, in Pamlico County about the proposed toll changes on North Carolina ferry routes. Those who were unable to attend the public hearing can now go online to view a video of the meeting.
To view the video, click here
This video includes the formal presentation by NCDOT, as well as the comments received from the attendees. While technical difficulties prevented the recording of the final minutes of the meeting, a transcript of that section is included at the end of the video.
The proposed changes include toll rate increases on the Southport/Fort Fisher, Swan Quarter/Ocracoke and Cedar Island/Ocracoke routes and the addition of tolls on the Bayview/Aurora and Cherry Branch/Minnesott Beach routes, by April 1 of this year.
Comments about the proposed toll changes may be submitted until March 29 to the following: Jamille A. Robbins, public involvement officer, Public Involvement & Communities Studies Group, NCDOT – Human Environment Section, 1598 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1598 or email at: [email protected].

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