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Transportation bill report card: Some A’s, but also D’s and F’s

The U.S. Senate’s Environment and Public Works Committee has reported a bill that reveals where and how some lawmakers want to spend money on our...

Corridor K: Broad coalition celebrates long-fought win for right-sized road

After years of hard work and persuasion by SELC and our partners, the North Carolina Department of Transportation is ready to move forward with i...

N.C. gov’s proposed budget invests in healthy air and water, clean energy jobs

Governor Roy Cooper has released a forward-thinking budget that will create good-paying jobs and promote economic development and equity in North...

Virginia accelerates clean transportation

Updated July 7, 2021: Today SELC filed comments calling for the Environmental Protection Agency to rescind the Trump administration rule that li...

SELC and NC partners call for immediate transit funding

At a virtual transit forum, SELC joined Sustain Charlotte and the National Coalition for Transit Justice to urge Congress to invest $32 billion t...

Win-win solution for N.C. mountain highway

Last week, the North Carolina Department of Transportation proposed a win-win solution to a problem that has bedeviled highway designers for deca...

Southern Virginia highway proposal threatens recent progress

This week, SELC filed comments on behalf of itself and 16 organizations on the draft environmental impact statement for the wasteful and destruct...

SELC op-ed: N.C. DOT should look beyond road building to projects that build stronger communities

As the North Carolina Department of Transportation faces multiple challenges made worse by the global health crisis at hand, now is our chance to...

Virginia General Assembly boosts clean transportation

The 2020 General Assembly session was a watershed for efforts to transform Virginia’s transportation system. The marquee bill was a complex propo...

New study evaluates pathways for reducing N.C. transportation pollution

RTI International, a nonprofit research institute, released a report evaluating the impact of four strategies for reducing greenhouse gas emissio...

Join our “Road to Change” conversation

Join us for a second Road to Change event on Friday, Nov. 22, this time with a focus on equity, transportation, and climate change. This event wi...

Groundbreaking settlement agreement reached on Raleigh-area toll highway

SELC announced today that it signed a historic settlement with the North Carolina Department of Transportation on behalf of its clients Clean Air...

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