Category: Monroe Bypass

CAC and Partners File Appeal of Monroe Bypass Case

(Sept. 16, 2015) Conservation groups have filed an appeal in federal court saying that last week’s ruling by a district court judge failed to properly scrutinize the North Carolina Department of Transportation’s review of the $838 million Monroe Bypass.  The Southern...

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Citizens Tell State to Pass on the Bypass

Last week, over 130 people attended a public hearing in Monroe on the proposed 20-mile Monroe Bypass/Connector slated for Union County. With the majority of hearing participants against the project, many spoke passionately about concerns of the $800 million toll road...

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Groups Call on NCDOT to Terminate Bypass Contract

(Southern Environmental Law Center Press Release – August 28, 2014) Three citizens groups today called on the North Carolina Department of Transportation (“NCDOT”) to terminate its contract for the $850 million Monroe Bypass after the president of one of the...

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