Public Involvement

Public Meeting:

A public meeting was held on Thursday, October 24 to present project maps and receive public input.


October 24, 2019

Kannapolis Train Station

201 S. Main Street

Kannapolis, 28081

5 p.m. - 7 p.m.


*Please note that a brief formal presentation was made at 6 p.m.*


Proposed Design Plans



Project Funding: 

This project is listed as Project No. P-5725 in the N.C. Department of Transportation's State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) and is funded for $11.95 million.  


Estimated Amount*

Project Development

$ 600,000


$ 1,250,000   

Construction Costs

$ 13,400,000

Total Costs

$ 15,250,000

* Estimated costs are subject to change. Based on draft NCDOT STIP.


Project Timeline: 





Environmental Document                                              

 January 2019

Public Involvement

 October 2019


 In Progress


 June 2025

* Future dates are preliminary and subject to change

Project Comments: 

The public comment period is now closed.


Question title

Please drop a pin on the map to indicate where you live in relation to the project.

Question title

Would you like to be added to the project mailing list?

Question title

Do you have any questions or comments regarding the proposed project?

Closed for Comments

Project Contact Information:

Matthew Potter

NCDOT Rail Project Manager

1553 Mail Service Center

Raleigh, NC 27699-1553

(919) 707-4738

Project Email Address:


Although the N.C. Department of Transportation works to minimize the number of homes and businesses displaced by a road project, it is inevitable, in many cases, that a certain amount of private property is needed. The following information explains right of way acquisition and answers questions about the process.  

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