News Reports (Page 793)

  • Global TransPark: Proposal Letter to U.S. D.O.T.

    Imagine: You and your family board a jetliner at the Global TransPark in Kinston for a trip to Disney World. Halfway onto the plane, you hear an explosion. Out on the Tarmac you see masked men brandishing weapons, surrounding another airplane. Surprise: Make-believe terrorists have commandeered a nearby flight. That…

  • DOT Officials Alter TransPark Study

    N.C. Department of Transportation officials significantly reduced a detailed version of a legislative report to exclude information that the Global TransPark “is perceived as a major financial liability” and that abandonment of the “less-than satisfactory” project could spell disaster for state leaders, reports Carolina Journal Associate Publisher Don Carrington.