Announcements & Events

Public Meeting Proposed Interchange

Apr 20 2017

NCDOT will hold a public meeting regarding the proposed interchange at Kerr Avenue (S.R.1175) and U.S. 74 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Parkway). The meeting will take place on Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 4pm – 7pm at the Rachel Freeman Elementary School of Engineering, located at 2601 Princess Place Drive in Wilmington.


NCDOT Draft STIP Meeting

Apr 24 2017

NCDOT will be hosting a draft STIP 2018-2027 meeting for Division 3 on April 24th from 5-7pm in the Pender County Hampstead Annex Building. The meeting is to inform the public about the projects in the Draft STIP and gather input on the process to create it.


Public Meeting NHC Future Street Plan

Apr 25 2017

New Hanover County and the Wilmington Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization are partnering to develop a Future Street Plan for northeastern New Hanover County. Click here for more information.

A public workshop will be held at the Northeast Regional Library on Tuesday, April 25th for residents to drop-in between 4pm-7pm to learn more about the planning process.


River to Sea Bike Ride

Apr 22 2017

28th Annual River to Sea Bike Ride will take place on Saturday, April 22. It’s a 20 mile casual-paced bike ride from downtown Wilmington to Wrightsville Beach on Wilmington’s River to Sea Bicycle Route. No Charge. Helmets required. For more info, go here. 


FY18 UPWP Adopted

On March 29, 2017 the WMPO  Board adopted the FY2018 UPWP. This document serves as the budget and guide for planning activities and efforts that the WMPO will undertake for the fiscal year.


April Board Special Work Session

Apr 26 2017

The Board will have a work session preceding their regularly scheduled 3pm meeting. The session will begin at 1:30pm in the 6th Floor Conference Room at 320 Chestnut Street in downtown Wilmington. The topic of discussion will be the Cape Fear Crossing.


April Board Meeting

Apr 26 2017

3:00 pm in the 6th Floor Conference Room at 320 Chestnut Street in downtown Wilmington.


Wilmington Traffic Separation Study

In a joint cooperative effort with the City of Wilmington, Wilmington MPO, and CSX Transportation, NCDOT has completed the Wilmington Traffic Separation Study, focusing on 26 existing at-grade roadway-railroad crossings along a 6-mile span of the CSXT rail line.


Town of Leland Pedestrian Plan

This is the first pedestrian plan for the Town of Leland. The plan will be used to identify and prioritize pedestrian and greenway projects in Leland.


April Bike/Ped Meeting

Apr 11 2017

3:00 pm on the 6th Floor in Room 611 at 320 Chestnut Street in downtown Wilmington.