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 (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: Hampstead Bypass
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction to begin late 2020

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.

The first section would extend from the US 17 Wilmington Bypass to NC 210. This section is funded for design only in the current STIP.

The second section would extend from NC210 to north of Hampstead. This section is funded for construction in the current STIP.

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