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].