The N.C. Department of Transportation is hosting a drop-in public informational meeting for property owners and tenants on N.C. 107 in Sylva.

The meeting for the upcoming project will be held from 3-7 p.m. Monday in the gymnasium at First United Methodist Church, 77 Jackson St., Sylva.

DOT is in the in the process of designing roadway and multi-modal improvements along N.C. 107 from U.S. 23 Business to Webster Road 

Designs for the upcoming project are more than 65 percent complete. Some right-of-way negotiations have started at the request of property owners. The remaining right-of-way negotiations will begin in early 2020.

The 65 percent maps will be displayed, and project team members will be available to answer questions. The public may attend at any time, as no formal presentation will be made at the meeting. 

Contact Senior Project Engineer Jeanette White,, or Danielle Schwanke,, at 586-2141 for additional information regarding the meeting or the upcoming project.

DOT will provide auxiliary aids and services under the Americans with Disabilities Act for disabled persons who wish to participate in this workshop.

Anyone requiring special services should contact White at 586-2141 as early as possible so that arrangements can be made.