Durham-Orange Light Rail Survey and Workshop Schedule
Public input is highly valued and is one of several factors that influence planning and final decision-making for the Light Rail Transit (LRT) project. Take the survey to contribute your feedback.
Public Meeting Schedule:
Please join Triangle Transit to discuss information about the 17-mile project. The public can share concerns and will assist officials in preparing a draft Environmental Impact Statement that will be published and available for public comment next spring.
Tuesday, November 18, from 11:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Durham Station Transportation Center, 517 W. Pettigrew Street in Durham
Tuesday, November 18, from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
UNC Friday Center in Chapel Hill
Wednesday, November 19, from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Marriott/Spring Hill Suites, 5301 McFarland Road at Patterson Place in Durham
Thursday, November 20, from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Hayti Heritage Center, 804 Old Fayetteville Street in Durham
For more information about the light rail project, please visit OurTransitFuture.com.
Go Triangle Joins Raleigh’s Wide Open Bluegrass Streetfest
Community Mega Festival, October 3-4, Downtown Raleigh
Go Triangle will join the wildly popular Wide Open Bluegrass StreetFest, Oct. 3-4, as a sponsor.
Wide Open Bluegrass is among North Carolina’s largest music festivals, featuring major stars, international fans and more than a hundred thousand community revelers.
If you enjoy live music and bluegrass, one of North Carolina's most familiar sounds, then you should definitely check out this event!
Mayor Nancy McFarlane welcomed Go Triangle's involvement: “The IBMA World of Bluegrass combines the work of event organizers, the artists’ talents, and the support of sponsors and the community to create an impressive annual showcase and festival of all things bluegrass. The commitment and solid support of event sponsors has enabled organizers to create and stage a world-class festival for all to enjoy and Raleigh is excited to be the venue of choice!”
For more information, please visit WideOpenBluegrass.com. You can download the festival App for the iPhone in the Apple App store and for Android phones in the Google Play store.
About World of Bluegrass/Wide Open Bluegrass
IBMA’s World of Bluegrass event, an annual bluegrass music homecoming, consists of four parts: the IBMA Business Conference, September 30 – October 2, the 25thAnnual International Bluegrass Music Awards, scheduled for Thursday evening,October 2, the Wide Open Bluegrass music festival, October 3-4 (which includes both free stages and ticketed performances) and the Bluegrass Ramble, an innovative series of showcases, taking place September 30 – October 2 in downtown Raleigh and at the Raleigh Convention Center.