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WNC Transportation is a new and permanent feature from Carolina Public Press offering road, public transportation, sidewalk, bike and greenway information for each of the 18 westernmost counties of North Carolina. It also includes information on road and highway planning organizations — the Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) and Rural Planning Organizations (RPOs) — for your county.

This resource list for Graham County will be updated periodically. Have a question, suggestion or update to this resource list? Please contact us at info@carolinapublicpress.org.


Public Transit

Graham County Transit
Address: 201 West Fort Hill, Robbinsville, NC 28771
Office Hours: Weekdays 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Phone: 828-479-4129

Requests should be made at least 24 hours in advance for local transportation and 48 hours in advance for out-of-town transportation. Services run from 5 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Daily Routes: Andrews

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Scheduled Trips: Asheville, Bryson City, Hayesville, Marble, Murphy and Waynesville

Ask about prices when you call.


Road Repairs

If the road is maintained and owned by the state of North Carolina, call the North Carolina Department of Transportation at 828-321-4105.

If the road is owned by the town of Lake Santeetlah, call Lake Santeetlah’s town hall at 828-479-8190.

If the road is owned by the town of Robbinsville, call Robbinsville’s town hall at 828-479-3250.


Road and Highway Planning

Southwestern Rural Planning Organization is an agency that provides transportation planning and mapping/GIS support to Graham County and its municipalities. It serves as a forum for local officials and citizens to interact with the N.C. Department of Transportation.

Philip Moore, senior planner and coordinator
Phone: 828-586-1962 ext. 213
Email: phil@regiona.org

The NCDOT Division 14 is also involved with the planning and development of transportation projects in Graham County.

Ed Green, division engineer
Phone: 828-586-2141
Email: eagreen@ncdot.gov


Greenways

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Graham County Recreation
12 N. Main St.
Robbinsville, NC 28771

Jason Sawyer, director
Phone: 828-479-7681
Email: jason.sawyer@grahamcounty.org

Chase Erickson

Chase Erickson was the summer 2014 intern at Carolina Public Press.

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