Print
WilmingtonBiz Talk

WilmingtonBiz Talk: Talking Transportation

By Vicky Janowski, posted Sep 16, 2021

Thursday's BizTalk covered significant state funding issues for transportation as well as the future of the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge.

The panel included Chad Kimes, the area’s division engineer for the N.C. Department of Transportation, and Mike Kozlosky, head of the Wilmington Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization.

They discussed transportation, including how the state agency plans to address budget shortfalls for future projects because of higher construction and land costs; a recent toll bridge proposal that was blocked to replace the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge; what’s next for the aging bridge; and other topics.

View the full BizTalk conversation below. Also listen to this and future weekly WilmingtonBiz Talk discussions on the Business Journal's new podcast, available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Stitcher.


BizTalk is livestreamed on the Business Journal's Facebook page each week at noon Thursday. For notifications on upcoming topics, sign up for newsletters at wilmingtonbiz.com/register and to submit topic or speaker ideas, email [email protected].
Ico insights

INSIGHTS

SPONSORS' CONTENT
Jc300 dsc 2735

The Most Efficient Affordable Housing Strategy

JC Lyle - Wilmington Area Rebuilding Ministry
Web mcwhorter 0012

Insight Article: Painting The Town -- Blue

Heather McWhorter - UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Chris coudriet

Connecting Resources For Safer Schools And Community

Chris Coudriet - New Hanover County Government

Trending News

Granting New Faces To Old Buildings In Downtown Wilmington

Cece Nunn - Oct 22, 2021

UNCW Announces Members Of Chancellor Search Committee

Staff Reports - Oct 22, 2021

Homebuilder New To Wilmington Builds Momentum In Riverlights

Cece Nunn - Oct 22, 2021

City Council Candidate Q&A: Luke Waddell

Staff Reports - Oct 22, 2021

In The Current Issue

Defending A Digital World

More everyday operations of companies, governments, individuals and other institutions are housed digitally, leaving important information v...


Will $500M Development Across The River Sink Or Swim?

Battleship Point would be one of the most expensive single projects ever to be built in the region and has drawn comparisons to another majo...


Health Care Heroes: Physician

This category honors a physician whose performance is considered exemplary by patients, peers and other health care providers....

Book On Business

The 2021 WilmingtonBiz: Book on Business is an annual publication showcasing the Wilmington region as a center of business.

Order Your Copy Today!


Galleries

Videos

Trying to Grow a Business?
2020 Health Care Heroes
2020 WilmingtonBiz 100