North Carolina Senator Jeff Tarte will address lake area business leaders a week from today about toll lanes planned for I-77 between Mooresville and Charlotte.
He’ll be the featured speaker at the Lake Norman Chamber’s monthly focus Friday meeting and plans to discuss what he sees as the alternatives.
Tarte recently discussed the topic on WSIC’s Local Biz Now.
(AUDIO).“The businesses are just flaming angry, becauses they don’t feel like anybody is listening to us right now. Its like the decisions was made but the factor around that decision were totally different from where we find ourselves today”
Despite opposition, the NCDOT has indicated the project will move forward.