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NC 511 calls surpass 4 million mark

Source: NC 511 Source: NC 511

Reported by Scott Saxton email

RALEIGH, NC (WECT) - Calls to North Carolina's toll-free travel hotline, 511, have surpassed the 4 million mark since coming on line in 2004, according to the N.C. Department of Transportation.

The 511 system provides travelers through North Carolina the opportunity to access road info 24 hours a day, including estimated travel time information.

The system also allows you the option to get weather conditions, ferry and rail information and details on state and national parks in the area.

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