Effort Underway To Raise Funds For Historical Markers
Last updated 10/11/2021 at 5:33pm
The North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program recently established a partnership with the non-profit North Carolina Literary and Historical Association for a historical marker maintenance endowment fund.
For more than 85 years, the North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program has erected markers along the state’s roads to mark locations of events and people of statewide historical significance. When markers are damaged by collisions or severe weather, the cost to repair them can be high. In fact, in recent years the marker program spends on average one-third to one-half of its...