Roadway Projects

NCDOT

Project: Cape Fear Crossing (formerly Cape Fear Skyway)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Pending Draft Environmental Impact Statement

This project, a 9.5-mile proposed road from US17 in Brunswick County to US421 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 Files:
Cape Fear Crossing Project Map
Cape Fear Crossing Detailed Study Alternatives
Project: Carolina Beach Road Improvements (U-5790)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction Delayed, Anticipated ROW FY2029

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

Project Files:
Public Meeting Map
Project: Carolina Beach Road Streetscape (U-5729)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction Delayed until FY2029

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

Project Files:
Public Workshop Map
Project: Castle Hayne Road Widening (U-5863)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction Delayed, Anticipated ROW FY2025

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

Project Files:
Alternative 1 Map 1
Alternative 1 Map 2
Alternative 1 Map 3
Alternative 3 Map 1
Alternative 3 Map 2
Alternative 3 Map 3
Project: College Road & Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway Interchange (U-5792)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Anticipated ROW FY2024, Construction FY2026

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

Project Files:
Public Workshop Map
Project: College Road Access Management & Travel Time Improvements (U-5702A)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction Delayed, Anticipated ROW FY2024

This project includes access management and travel time improvements along NC132/College Road between New Centre Drive and US117/Shipyard Boulevard.

Project: College Road Access Management & Travel Time Improvements (U-5702B)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction Delayed, Anticipated ROW FY2025

This project includes access management and travel time improvements along NC132/College Road between US117/Shipyard Boulevard and US421/Carolina Beach Road.

Project: College Road Improvements (U-5704)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction Delayed, Anticipated ROW FY2029

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

Project Files:
Public Meeting Map
Project: College Road Improvements (U-5881)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction Delayed, Anticipated ROW FY2029

This project will upgrade NC132/College Road between Gordon Road and New Centre Drive.

Project: Eastwood Road & Military Cutoff Road Intersection Improvements (U-5710)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: ROW in Progress, Anticipated Let Date FY2022

This project will increase capacity and mobility at US74/Eastwood Road & Military Cutoff Road.

Project Files:
Public Hearing Map
Project: Gordon Road Widening (U-6202)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Anticipated ROW FY2022, Construction FY2024

This project will widen Gordon Road to four lanes between US17 BUS/Market Street and I-40.

Project: Hampstead Bypass (R-3300)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: ROW Suspended

This project will construct a multi-lane facility on new location as an alternate and parallel route to US17 between Porters Neck and north of Hampstead.

The first section (R-3300A) would extend from the US17 Wilmington Bypass to NC210. The anticipated let date for this section is FY2027.

The second section (R-3300B) would extend from NC210 to north of Hampstead. The anticipated let date for this section is FY2022.

For more information, please visit NCDOT’S project page here.

Project Files:
Official Adopted Corridor Map
Final Compiled Maps
Project: Independence Boulevard Extension (U-4434)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Anticipated ROW FY2024, Construction FY2028

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

For more information, please visit NCDOT’s project page here.

Project Files:
Project Area Map
Study Area Map 1
Study Area Map 2
Project: Isabelle Holmes Bridge Flyovers (U-5731)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Anticipated ROW FY2024, Construction FY2028

This project will construct an interchange at US421 & the Isabelle Holmes Bridge on Eagle Island.

Project Files:
Vicinity Map
Project: Kerr Avenue & Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway Interchange (U-3338C)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction Delayed until FY2029

This project will construct an interchange at Kerr Avenue & US74/Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway.

Project: Kerr Avenue Extension (U-6201)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction Delayed, Anticipated ROW FY2028

This project will extend Kerr Avenue from Wrightsville Avenue to US76/Oleander Drive.

Project: Market Street Access Management Improvements: Phase II (U-4902B)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: ROW in Progress, Construction Delayed until FY2029

This project will install a median along US17 BUS/Market Street from CSX Railroad to Cinema Drive and from Jacksonville Street to north of US117/NC132/College Road.

Project Files:
Design - Public Meeting Map
Project Location Map
Project: Market Street Access Management Improvements: Phase III (U-4902C)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: ROW in Progress, Construction Delayed until FY2029

This project will install access management improvements on US17 BUS/Market Street from north of US117/NC132/College Road to Station Road and includes an interchange at Market Street & Eastwood Road.

Project: Market Street Access Management Improvements: Phase IV (U-4902D)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Under Construction, 29.71% Complete

This project will install a median along US17 BUS/Market Street from Middle Sound Loop Road to Mendenhall Drive/Marsh Oaks Drive.

Project Files:
Project Location Map
Project: Military Cutoff Road Extension (U-4751)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Under Construction, 38.21% Complete

This project will extend Military Cutoff Road north from its current terminus at US17 BUS/Market Street to the US17 Wilmington Bypass.

For more information, please visit NCDOT’s project page here.

Project Files:
2011 Revised Corridor Map
Design Public Meeting Map
Detail Public Meeting Map
Project: NC133 at 23rd Street Roundabout (U-5954)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Anticipated ROW FY2025, Construction FY2027

This project will construct a roundabout at NC133/Castle Hayne Road and N. 23rd Street.

Project: NC133 Roadway Modernization (U-5914)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Anticipated Let Date FY2022

This project will modernize NC133/River Road SE from US17/74/76 to Old River Road.

Project: New Route from 23rd Street to 26th Street (U-5926)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Anticipated Let Date FY2022

This project will construct a roadway on new location from 23rd Street to 26th Street.

Project: Oleander Drive & Greenville Loop Road/Greenville Avenue Intersection Upgrade (U-6128)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction Delayed, Anticipated ROW FY2029

This project includes dual lefts at the intersection of US76/Oleander Drive and Greenville Loop Road/Greenville Avenue.

Project: South Front Street Widening (U-5734)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Preliminary Engineering

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

Project: US17 Superstreet (U-5732)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: ROW in Progress

This project will install a median and intersection modifications along US17 in Hampstead between Washington Acres Road and Sloop Point Loop Road. Construction will begin following the completion of the Hampstead Bypass.

Project: Wilmington Citywide Signal System Upgrade (U-6199)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction Delayed, Anticipated ROW FY2028

This project will upgrade the City of Wilmington’s citywide signal system.

STBG

Project: City of Wilmington Traffic Signal Preemption – Phase II (U-6235)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Design

This project will install traffic preemption equipment at an additional 50 locations throughout the City of Wilmington and GPS devices on fire apparatus.

Project: City of Wilmington Traffic Signal Preemption -Phase I (U-5534T)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Complete

This project installed traffic preemption equipment at 27 locations throughout the City of Wilmington and GPS devices on fire apparatus.

Project: US421 & Hamlet Avenue Traffic Signal and Pedestrian Improvements (U-6233)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: On Hold

This project includes the installation of a new traffic signal and improvements to pedestrian accommodations at the intersection of US421 (Lake Park Boulevard) and Hamlet Avenue in Carolina Beach.

Project: Wrightsville Ave/Greenville Ave Intersection Improvements (U-5534C)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Design

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