Charlotte, N.C., Mayor Anthony Foxx today will be nominated by President Barack Obama as the new secretary of transportation, according to reports. Foxx, an African-American, was mayor during the "expansion of the Charlotte/Douglas International Airport and the LYNX light rail system," along with the Charlotte Streetcar Project. DOT Secretary Ray LaHood will stay in the position until a new secretary is confirmed.

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