Upcoming Meetings

Get updates on the light rail design at open houses in April

Join us on Tuesday, April 24 or Thursday, April 26 from 6-8 p.m. to review what we learned during two recent public design workshops. You will have opportunities weigh in on elements of visual design for the new light rail system. Drop in  any time, this will be an interactive open house. The content will be the same at both meetings.

  • Tuesday, April 24
    6 – 8 p.m.
    Extraordinary Ventures
    200 S. Elliott Road
    Chapel Hill, NC 27514
  • Thursday, April 26
    6 – 8 p.m.
    Holton Career & Resource Center
    401 N. Driver Street
    Durham, NC 27703

Participate Online

If you can’t make the meeting in person, we’d love to have you participate online! Get the information you need and share your thoughts at: lightrailonline.com. You can provide input online through May 11.

Special Accomodations

If you need special accommodations such as translation or interpretation, contact GoTriangle at 919.485.7572 five day before the meeting to make arrangements.

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Past Public Meetings

February 20 & January 16th, 2018

Meeting Summary

GoTriangle held an interactive workshop on January 16th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Hayti Heritage Center in Durham and on February 20 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Extraordinary Ventures in Chapel Hill to explore the aesthetic design of the light-rail project.

The goal of the workshop was to gain input and feedback from the public on elements of the visual design, look, and feel of the light rail system. All members of the community were invited to participate in either workshop. The content of each workshop was the same and the workshop lasted the full two hours.

Durham Event on Facebook

Chapel Hill Event on Facebook

January 31, 2018 | Operations Facility Workshop

Workshop Summary

To support the new light rail system, GoTriangle will build an operations and maintenance facility between I-40 and Farrington Road between Durham and Chapel Hill.

Interested residents, in the immediate vicinity, were invited to Creekside Elementary School’s gym on Wednesday, Jan. 31 between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. to learn more about the facility and share feedback on its future appearance.

Meeting Materials

Display Board 1 of 6 for the ROMF meeting held on Jan 31, 2018.Display Board 2 of 6 for the ROMF meeting held on Jan 31, 2018.

Display Board 6 of 6 for the ROMF meeting held on Jan 31, 2018.Display Board 4 of 6 for the ROMF meeting held on Jan 31, 2018.Display Board 3 of 6 for the ROMF meeting held on Jan 31, 2018.Display Board 5 of 6 for the ROMF meeting held on Jan 31, 2018.Display Board 7 of 7 for the ROMF meeting held on Jan 31, 2018.

Elevation roll plot for the ROMF meeting held on Jan 31, 2018.

Elevation roll plot for the ROMF meeting held on Jan 31, 2018.

November 15th & 28th, 2017

Meeting Summary

GoTriangle held a neighborhood meeting focusing on the Rail and Operations Maintenance Facility (ROMF).

The first meeting was held on November 15, 2017 at Rogers-Herr Middle School, located at 911 W Cornwallis Rd, Durham, NC 27707.

The second meeting was held on November 28th, 2017 at Creekside Elementary School, located at 5321 Ephesus Road, Durham, NC 27707.

GoTriangle staff were present to take comments and questions, and gave presentations at 6:30pm and 7:30pm. Both presentations contained the same information.

Learn more about the Rail Operations and Maintenance Facility.

Meeting Materials

Meeting Presentation
[24 Pages | PDF | 2.4 MB]

Comment Form
[2 Pages | PDF | 107 KB]

Light Rail Fast Facts
[2 Pages | PDF | 3.4 MB]

Meeting Handout
[2 Pages | PDF |13.9 MB]

Maintenance Facility FAQ
[2 Pages | PDF | 142 KB]

Meeting Display Boards

Project Phasing

Project Phasing

Niagra Drive & Farrington Road

Niagra Drive & Farrington Road

Culp Hill Road & Farrington Road

Culp Hill Road & Farrington Road

Ephesus Church Road & Farrington Road

Ephesus Church Road & Farrington Road.

Facility Footprint

Facility Footprint

Rail and Operations Maintenance Facility

Rail and Operations Maintenance Facility

Our Commitment To You

Our Commitment To You

September 26th & 28th, 2017

Meeting Summary

On September 26th at the Hayti Heritage Center in Durham, and on September 28th at Extraordinary Ventures in Chapel Hill, Go Triangle held held meetings to update, engage, and involve the public at-large. The same information was presented at both meetings, including the following requests for change and meeting materials.

Requests for Change

 

Meeting Materials

Light Rail Fast Facts
[2 Pages | PDF | 3.4 MB]

Meeting Handout
[2 Pages | PDF | 13.9 MB]

Meeting Postcard
[2 Pages | PDF | 470 KB]

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