North Carolina

2013 Report Card GPA:
C

NC RC 2013 2013 Report Card for North Carolina's Infrastructure

As North Carolinians, we owe our economic prosperity, public safety, and quality of life to the infrastructure that serves us every day. As stewards of that infrastructure, civil engineers are obliged to inform the public and policy makers about its condition and how best to make improvements.

What Will Raise North Carolina’s Infrastructure Grades?

ASCE’s key solutions may be ambitious and will not be achieved overnight, but Americans are capable of such real and positive change if we focus on solutions like these:

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North Carolina Infrastructure Grades for 2012

2013 Report Card GPA:
C
Aviation
D+
Bridges
C-
Coastal Areas
C-
Dams
D
Drinking Water
C+
Energy
B+
Rail
C+
Roads
C
School Facilities
C
Stormwater
C-
Wastewater
C

A: Exceptional, B: Good, C: Mediocre, D: Poor, F: Failing

Each category was evaluated on the basis of capacity, condition, funding, future need, operation and maintenance, public safety, resilience, and innovation

Key Facts About North Carolina Infrastructure

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