Roadway Projects

NCDOT

Project: Cape Fear Crossing (formerly Cape Fear Skyway)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Environmental & Design Studies

This project, a 9.5 mile proposed road from U.S.17 in Brunswick County to U.S. 421 in Wilmington, includes a new bridge over the Cape Fear River. For more information, please visit NCDOT’s project page here.

Project Hotline: (800) 233-6315

Project: Carolina Beach Road Improvements (U-5790)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2020

This project will widen US421/Carolina Beach Road from NC132/College Road to Sanders Road and include intersection improvements at US421/Carolina Beach Road & NC132/College Road.

Project: Carolina Beach Road Streetscape (U-5729)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2020

This project will upgrade US421/Carolina Beach Road from US421/Burnett Boulevard to US117/Shipyard Boulevard.

Project Files:
Environmental Features Map
Project: Castle Hayne Road Widening (U-5863)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2024

This project will widen Castle-Hayne Road from I-140/Wilmington Bypass to Division Drive.

Project: College Road & Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway Interchange (U-5792)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2022

This project will construct an interchange improvement at US117/College Road & US74/Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway.

Project: College Road Improvements (5704)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2025

This project will install access management and travel time savings improvements on College Road from Gordon Road to US421/Carolina Beach Road.

Project: College Road Improvements (U-5704)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2025

This project will install access management and travel time savings improvements on College Road from Wilshire Bouleverad to US117/Shipyard Boulevard and include an interchange at US76/Oleander Drive.

Project: Eastwood Road & Market Street Interchange (FS-1503A)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Feasibility Study in Progress
Project: Eastwood Road & Military Cutoff Road Intersection Improvements
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2022

This project will construct an intersection improvement to increase capacity and mobility at US74/Eastwood Road & Military Cutoff Road.

Project: Gordon Road Widening (U-3831)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2024

This project will widen Gordon Road from NC132/College Road to US17/Market Street.

Project: Hampstead Bypass
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Environmental Study Complete, Unfunded

This project will construct a multi-lane facility on new location as an alternate and parallel route to US 17 between Porters Neck and north of Hampstead.

Project Files:
Official Adopted Corridor Map
Public Hearing Map
Project: Hampstead Superstreet (U-5732)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2021

This project will install a median and intersection modifications along US17 in Hampstead between Washington Acres Road and Sloop Point Loop Road.

Project: Independence Boulevard Extension (U-4434)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Planning & Environmental

This project will construct a roadway on new location from Randall Parkway to US74/Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway.

NCDOT’s project page

Project: Isabelle Holmes Bridge Flyovers
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2024

This project will construct an interchange improvement at US421 and the Isabelle Holmes Bridge on Eagles Island.

Project: Kerr Avenue Widening: Phase I (U-3338B)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Under Construction

This project will widen North & South Kerr Avenue between Martin Luther King, Jr. Parkway and Patrick Avenue. The widened roadway will include four travel lanes, bicycle lanes, a landscaped median and and sidewalks. The bicycle lanes and sidewalks will be funded by the City of Wilmington.

Project Files:
Preliminary Plans: Aug 2011
Adopted Corridor Map
Project: Market Street Access Management Improvements: Phase II (U-4902B)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction FY2020

This project will install a median along Market Street (US 17 Business) between Colonial Drive and New Centre Drive.

Project: Market Street Access Management Improvements: Phase III (U-4902C)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction FY2018

This project will install a median along Market Street (US 17 Business) between Martin Luther King, Jr. Parkway (US 74) and Military Cutoff Road.

Project: Market Street Access Management Improvements: Phase IV (U-4902D)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction FY2018

This project will install a median along Market Street (US 17 Business) between Military Cutoff Road and Porters Neck Road.

Project: Market Street Road Diet
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2025

This project will work within the existing pavement width to reduce the number of vehicular travel lanes, add a median and add bicycle lanes between 17th Street and Colonial Drive.

Project: Military Cutoff Road Extension (U-4751)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction FY2018

The project will extend Military Cutoff Road north from its current terminus at Market Street to the John J. Burney Freeway (US 17).

Project Files:
2005 Corridor Map
2011 Revised Corridor Map
Public Hearing Maps
Design Public Meeting Map
Project: South Front Street Widening (U-5734)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2023

This project will widen US421/Front Street from the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge to US421/Carolina Beach Road.

Project: US 17-74-76-NC 133 Widening (R-3601)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Under Construction

This project will widen US 17-74-76-NC 133 between Village Road-River Road (NC 133) and US 421 to six lanes with a median. It includes widening two pairs of bridges over Alligator Creek and the Brunswick River.

Project Files:
Public Hearing Map
Project: Wilmington Bypass (I 140-US 17): R-2633
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Under Construction

This project will construct a Wilmington Bypass (Interstate 140/US 17) from US17 in New Hanover County to Ocean Highway (US 17) in Brunswick County. The facility will be a four-lane limited access freeway with interchanges at US 17 in Porter’s Neck, I-10, NC-133 Castle Hayne Road, US 421.

Project Files:
Public Hearing Maps

STBG

Project: Wrightsville Ave/Greenville Ave Intersection Improvements
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Right of Way

The project consists of the construction of intersection re-alignment improvements at Wrightsville Avenue/Greenville Avenue including bike lanes and sidewalks along Greenville Avenue from Wrightsville Avenue to Hinton Avenue.

Project Files:
Wrightsville Ave/Greenville Ave Map

City Of Wilmington

Project: 2014 Transportation Bond Initiative
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: See Link Below

City of Wilmington’s 2014 Transportation Bond projects. 

Project: City of Wilmington’s 5-Year Improvement Plan
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: See Link Below

5-Year Improvement Plan