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Durham-Orange Light Rail Transit

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After a year-and-a-half as mayor, Schewel wants to steer a gentrifying Durham toward a progressive future. Read more

Durham County 1 Comments

County commissioners voted unanimously to end a regional transportation system two decades in the making. Read more

Durham County

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GoTriangle

“We really don’t have any other choice.” Read more

North Carolina

“Durham is a progressive and forward-thinking city. Why are we building a nineteenth-century fixed rail system?” Read more

Letters to the Editor

Here’s what our readers told us this week Read more

Letters to the Editor

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Steve Oliva and Christopher Williams

“I’m convinced they did not try to kill this light rail project because of all the things they mentioned. They did not want this project for some reason.” Read more

North Carolina 16 Comments

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GoTriangle

“You have our personal pledge that Duke will maintain—indeed, deepen—our mutual partnership and shared engagement with the community.” Read more

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In an op-ed, the Durham City Council member says, “I don’t want to hear anymore bellyaching from GoTriangle, nor prompting or cajoling from public officials about black folk going hat in hand to Duke begging for our economic future.” Read more

Durham County 3 Comments

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GoTriangle

Transit and housing groups in Durham are calling on the university to support the project. Here's what we know about where those negotiations stand. Read more

Durham County

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GoTriangle

And other things our readers told us this week Read more

Letters to the Editor

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GoTriangle

The city council rezoned the property in December. Residents who live across the street say that vote exceeded the city’s authority and violated its own rules. Read more

Durham County 2 Comments

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GoTriangle

It's better than closing Blackwell Street, but would still cause construction and traffic problems, the theater's general manager says. Read more

Durham County 1 Comments

Except: A proposed downtown tunnel is going to cost a lot, and GoTriangle needs to pick up its fundraising pace. Read more

North Carolina 1 Comments

A proposal to close Blackwell Street to traffic had drawn concern from downtown institutions like DPAC and American Tobacco as well as Duke. Read more

Durham County 1 Comments

If the Durham City Council doesn’t approve GoTriangle’s rezoning request next week, the whole project could be in jeopardy. Read more

Durham County 1 Comments

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GoTriangle

A proposal to close the crossing to traffic and install a pedestrian bridge is drawing concerns from downtown heavyweights. Read more

Durham County

ATC, DPAC, and the Durham Bulls want GoTriangle to pause its plans. GoTriangle says that’s impossible. Read more

Durham County

The nonprofit GoTransit Partners is tasked with raising $102.5 million in land and cash by April 30. Read more

North Carolina

  • The Durham-Orange Light Rail Is Dead

    Durham County Commissioners voted unanimously to end a regional transportation system two decades in the making.

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    Steve Oliva and Christopher Williams

  • Blackwell Mangum Proposed Station Rendering