Press Release

This is to inform the public that a public hearing will be held on the proposed Ocracoke Community Transportation Program Application to be submitted to the North Carolina Department of Transportation no later than January 15, 2019.

The public hearing will be held on January 7, 2019 at 6:00 pm before the Hyde County Board of Commissioners.

Those interested in attending the public hearing and needing either auxiliary aids and services under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) or a language translator should contact Lois Stotesberry on or before January 2, 2019 at telephone number 252-926- 4187 or via email at

The Community Transportation Program provides assistance to coordinate existing transportation options and services for the communities within this service area. These services will be provided using trams. Services are rendered by County of Hyde.

The total estimated amount requested for the period July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019.

Project Demonstration Grant


Total Amount $75,000.00 $75,000.00

Total Funding Requests

Local Share $75,000.00 $75,000.00

Total Local Share

This application may be inspected at The Hyde County Government Center from December 20, 2018. Written comments should be directed to Rosemary Johnson before January 7, 2019.