Tuggle Duggins P.A. is pleased to announce that firm partner Michael Fox has been appointed to the North Carolina Board of Transportation by Governor Roy Cooper. This appointment is Fox’s second, having previously served on the Board from 2010 to 2013 under Governor Beverly Perdue. The NC Board of Transportation, consisting of nineteen members statewide, sets transportation policy for the State and oversees the funding and construction of all State transportation infrastructure, including highways, bridges, airports, rail, transit, ferries, and bicycle and pedestrian projects.
“These talented new members bring years of experience and commitment to public service to North Carolina’s Transportation Board. I look forward to working with them to make important improvements to our state’s transportation system,” stated Governor Cooper.
Fox’s practice primarily focuses in the areas of business litigation, real estate litigation, government affairs and zoning and land use. In addition to his previous service on the NC Board of Transportation, his public service experience includes having been a Special Prosecutor for the North Carolina Attorney General’s Office, an assistant district attorney in Atlanta, Georgia, and an aide to a U.S. Congressman. Fox also served on the Greensboro Planning Board for six years, including three as Chairman.