Resurfacing Projects Awarded for Durham, Vance and Warren Counties

RALEIGH – Thanks to three new contracts recently awarded by the N.C. Department of Transportation, totaling more than $8.1 million, about 54.5 miles of area roadway will be resurfaced.

  • Under a $3.3 million contract, Fred Smith Company of Raleigh will mill and resurface pavement and improve shoulders along 16.6 miles of state-maintained roads in northern Durham County and about a quarter mile of two roads in Orange County. Some of the roads to be resurfaced are Glenn Road, Hamlin Road and Dearborn Drive.
  • Under a $2.7 million contract, Carolina Sunrock of Raleigh will mill and resurface pavement and improve shoulders along 21.4 miles of state-maintained roads in Vance County. Among the roads to be resurfaced are Tungsten Mine (SR 1348), Jacksontown (SR 1369) and Morgan (SR 1342) Roads.
  • Under a $2.1 million contract, ST Wooten Corporation of Wilson will mill and resurface pavement and improve shoulders along 16.5 miles of state-maintained roads throughout Warren County. Roads to be resurfaced as a part of this contract include Slick Williams (SR 1502), Baltimore (SR 1600) and Parktown (SR 1625) Roads.

This work can begin in the spring and must be complete by the end of summer 2023.

Kerr-Tar Workforce Development Board Employment & Training Activities for Comprehensive Adult, Dislocated Worker, Youth and One-Stop Operator Workforce Development Services


The Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments Workforce Development Board announces the release of a Request for Proposals to provide employment and training services for One-Stop Operator, Adult Dislocated Services and Young adults ages 16-24 with barriers to employment in the areas of Franklin, Granville, Person, Vance, and Warren Counties. Comprehensive services shall be provided under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act for Program Year 2022 (July 1, 2022- June 30, 2023).

An Information Session will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments, 1724 Graham Avenue, Henderson, NC for potential bidders to present questions and receive additional information. A teleconferencing option is also available during the Information Session (929-436-2866, Access Code is 82689458254). Interested parties who have not received a copy of the RFPs should email to request RFP copies. Click the links below for the appropriate RFPs.